Wheelers Books

This title is firm sale. Please select carefully as returns are not accepted.

Heaven's Coast: A Memoir

Heaven's Coast: A Memoir (Paperback, New edition)

By Doty, Mark

  • RRP: $19.99
  • $19.99
  • To Order

The American author's homosexual lover, Wally Roberts, died of AIDS in 1993. In this book Doty tells the story of their relationship, the effect the disease had on their lives, and Roberts's death and the aftermath. He examines the nature of AIDS as opposed to other illnesses, th...e responses of society, the frustration of medical care, and the burden of caring for the dying at home.
Read more

ISBN 9780099731610
Released NZ 25 Jul 1997
Publisher Vintage
Format Paperback, New edition
Alternate Format(s) View All (2 other possible title(s) available)
Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks

Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780099731610
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher Vintage
Imprint Vintage
Released 25 Jul 1997
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, New edition
Edition New edition
Author(s) By Doty, Mark
Category Biography & Autobiography: General
AIDS: social aspects
Home Nursing & Caring
Coping With Illness
Coping With Death & Bereavement
Number of Pages 313
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 18mm
Dewey Code 362.19697920092
Weight 225g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Gay men, United States, Biography, AIDS (Disease), Patients
NBS Text Autobiography: Science, Technology & Medical
ONIX Text College/higher education;Professional and scholarly