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The Resource The bear's embrace : a true story of a grizzly bear attack, Patricia Van Tighem, (electronic resource)

The bear's embrace : a true story of a grizzly bear attack, Patricia Van Tighem, (electronic resource)

Label
The bear's embrace : a true story of a grizzly bear attack
Title
The bear's embrace
Title remainder
a true story of a grizzly bear attack
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Van Tighem
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On a sunny fall day in 1983, Patricia Van Tighem and her husband, Trevor Jang, were brutally attacked by a bear while hiking in the Canadian Rockies. Jang was severely hurt, but Van Tighem suffered even more serious, disfiguring injuries, and that she survived was a miracle. A gifted writer, Van Tighem crafted a vivid and startling account of the attack. But her recovery was just as disturbing. Her numerous reconstructive surgeries were painful; her facial disfigurement, including the loss of an eye, isolated her; and the nightmares that haunted her carried their own psychological burden. The Be
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Tighem, Patricia
Dewey number
362.197/520092
Index
no index present
LC call number
RD523
LC item number
.V36 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Van Tighem, Patricia
  • Bear attacks
  • Grizzly bear
  • Face
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
Label
The bear's embrace : a true story of a grizzly bear attack, Patricia Van Tighem, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=FF8DDBE1-D074-4075-AC71-28094D557AAE
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I The Hike; II The Hospital; III Home; IV Falling; V The Dark Planet; VI The Bear's Embrace; Afterword; Acknowledgements
Control code
ocn782100918
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781553658146
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
FF8DDBE1-D074-4075-AC71-28094D557AAE
System control number
(OCoLC)782100918
Label
The bear's embrace : a true story of a grizzly bear attack, Patricia Van Tighem, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=FF8DDBE1-D074-4075-AC71-28094D557AAE
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I The Hike; II The Hospital; III Home; IV Falling; V The Dark Planet; VI The Bear's Embrace; Afterword; Acknowledgements
Control code
ocn782100918
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781553658146
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
FF8DDBE1-D074-4075-AC71-28094D557AAE
System control number
(OCoLC)782100918
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