Learning to Breathe

Learning to Breathe

One Woman's Journey of Spirit and Survival

Book - 2008
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Publisher: New York : Hudson Street Press, c2008
ISBN: 9781594630460
1594630461
Branch Call Number: BIO Wright, G
Characteristics: xi, 271 p., [8] p. of col. plates

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mrmcmullin
Jan 02, 2015

This is an amazing, inspiring account of Alison Wright's fight to live after a horrible accident. Her photographer's eye gives life and colour to the details.

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greencat
Aug 10, 2012

Alison Wright is an amazing woman, a true adventurer and survivor. A great book.

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ownedbydoxies
Jun 06, 2012

Horrific injuries and the will to survive, coupled with her meditation practices and spiritual buddhist outlook. Interesting book. One very determined woman!

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Tashi
Jun 04, 2010

Very inspiring book of a woman's struggle to recover from a horrendous accident.
Alison Wright is an amazing photojournalist and human rights activist.

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Jun 04, 2010

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Photojournalist Wright has gone to the ends of the earth, including some mountaintops, in a career that has documented the human wonders of the world, especially resilient children and endangered cultures. In this memoir she turns her lens on herself and her own astonishing story. The victim of a horrific bus crash in Laos in 2000, Wright should have died of her grievous injuries. She survived, and in this book retraces the steps of her journey of physical recovery, spiritual development and literal return to the scene of the crash.

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