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The coma

Alex Garland

The coma

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Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Coma -- Patients -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlex Garland ; images by Nicholas Garland.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6057.A639 C66 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination100 p. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22598831M
    ISBN 101573222739


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An important trait as the book unfolds. “Coma” opens with a minor surgery gone terribly wrong in Operating Room 8. The patient, 23 year old Nancy Greenly, ends up in a coma for no apparent reason. The new interns, during the course of their first set of rounds, visit Nancy who has been in.

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