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Insisting on life

Nat Hentoff

Insisting on life

by Nat Hentoff

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Ad Hoc Committee in Defense of Life, Human Life Foundation in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Life and death, Power over.,
  • Right to life -- United States.,
  • Abortion -- United States.,
  • Medical ethics -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHuman life review.
    StatementNat Hentoff.
    ContributionsAd Hoc Committee in Defense of Life., Human Life Foundation, Inc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1469 .H46 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p. ;
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17025155M
    LC Control Number2006278396

    Get this from a library! Insisting on the impossible: the life of Edwin Land. [Victor K McElheny] -- "Land built a modest enterprise into a gigantic "invention factory," turning out not only polarizers and the first instant cameras, but also high-speed and X-ray film, identification systems,3-D and.   In the novel, Jo, who spends most of the book insisting that she will never get married, finds a kindred spirit in the slightly disheveled, middle-aged Professor : Petrana Radulovic.

    Print book: Biography: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Edwin Land built a tiny basement enterprise into an "invention factory", turning out not only polarizers and the first instant cameras, but also high-speed and x-ray film, 3D and instant movies, and military devices for .   Insisting on the Best. Novem We deserve the best life and love have to offer, but we are each faced with the challenge of learning to identify what that means in our life. We must each come to grips with our own understanding of what we believe we deserve, what we want, and whether we are receiving it. From the book: The.

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