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Books, Journals, New Media
March 17, 1999

MemoirThere Is a World Elsewhere: Autobiographical Pages

Author Affiliations

Harriet S.MeyerMD, Contributing EditorJonathan D.EldredgeMLS, PhD, Journal Review EditorRobertHoganMD, adviser for new media


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by F. Gonzalez-Crussi, 224 pp, $22.95, ISBN 1-57322-117-1, New York, NY, Riverhead Books/Penguin Putnam, 1998.

JAMA. 1999;281(11):1044-1045. doi:10.1001/jama.281.11.1044-JBK0317-3-1

Dr Gonzalez-Crussi is director of the Department of Pathology at Children's Memorial Hospital in Chicago and Professor of Pathology at Northwestern University Medical School. His previous works, Notes of an Anatomist, Three Forms of Sudden Death, On the Nature of Things Exotica, The Five Senses, The Day of the Dead, and Suspended Animation, have all received accolades from such prestigious sources as The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The New Yorker. In There is a World Elsewhere: Autobiographical Pages, Dr Gonzalez-Crussi continues to provide us with his high-quality prose.

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