Woman Said Yes: Encounters with Life and Death

Woman Said Yes: Encounters with Life and Death

by Jessamyn West

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In a memoir filled with compassion and deep resolve, West celebrates the lives of three women-her strong Quaker mother, her beloved and courageous sister, and herself-and gives personal insight into her own battle to survive tuberculosis.

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ISBN-13: 9780156982900
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 10/19/1986
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 192
Sales rank: 817,431
Product dimensions: 5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Jessamyn West (1902-1984) was born in Indiana to Quaker parents and lived most of her life in California. Her work has appeared in Harper's, Mademoiselle, Kenyon Review, the New Yorker, and Redbook, among others. Her other books include The State of Stony Lonesome, Massacre at Fall Creek, and The Collected Stories of Jessamyn West.

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