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The Diving Bell and the Butterfly - Jean-Dominique Bauby, Jeremy Leggatt
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780307389251 (0307389251)
Publisher: Vintage
Edition language: English
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Nithou's Readings rated it
2.0 The Diving Bell and the Butterfly: A Memoir of Life in Death
Même si le fait d'écrire un livre dans cet état relève du défi, je n'ai pas trouvé personnellement énormément d'intérêt au livre, si ce n'est une enfilade de moments sans vraiment de liens ou d'évolution. Bien sûr la condition interpelle, certains moments sont touchants, mais ce n'est pas exactement...
Couscous rated it
Endlich hab ich dieses Buch mal aus meinem SuB geklaubt.Beeindruckend selbstironisch beschreibt Bauby seinen "Alltag". Schon allein die Vorstellung, wie er dieses Buch "diktiert" hat, verursacht Beklemmungen bei mir.
Barrita rated it
3.5 The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
Aunque ciertamente el libro sería mucho menos poderoso si no se considerada el método con el cuál fue escrito y la historia del autor, eso no significa que perdería todo su mérito si así fuera. El narrador no es particularmente agradable y por momentos es terriblemente chocante. Quizá lo realmente...
rionafaith rated it
The first time I heard about Locked-In Syndrome was on that episode of House. I almost didn't believe it was a real condition at first, it seemed so horrific. Being trapped in your own body like that, with a mind as sharp as ever but unable to control your body or communicate? It's the stuff of nigh...
travelin rated it
3.0 The Diving Bell and the Butterfly: A Memoir of Life in Death
If he could have just held out a little longer, technology and time enough for the body to heal might have made his condition seem far less tragic.
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