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The Resource Will to live, Matthew and Diane Ames ; with Kate Ames

Will to live, Matthew and Diane Ames ; with Kate Ames

Label
Will to live
Title
Will to live
Statement of responsibility
Matthew and Diane Ames ; with Kate Ames
Title variation
Will to live
Title variation remainder
an inspiring story of courage, resilience and love
Creator
pJGh1iaxYXM
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Matthew Ames, 39-year-old father of four, thought he had a bout of man flu. Very quickly, a seemingly ordinary illness became a severe case of toxic shock syndrome. The common bacteria Streptococcus A had entered his bloodstream and his body had gone into shutdown. The only way Matthew could be kept alive was to have all four limbs amputated
Summary
Matthew Ames, 39-year-old father of four, thought he had a bout of man flu. Very quickly, a seemingly ordinary illness became a severe case of toxic shock syndrome. The common bacteria Streptococcus A had entered his bloodstream and his body had gone into shutdown. The only way Matthew could be kept alive was to have all four limbs amputated.
Storyline
Biography type
individual biography
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10641000
Cataloging source
AU@
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Ames, Matthew
Dewey number
362.43092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ames, Diane
  • Ames, Kate
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True
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  • Ames, Matthew
  • Families
  • Love
  • Amputees
  • Courage
Target audience
adult
Label
Will to live, Matthew and Diane Ames ; with Kate Ames
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Control code
000052737085
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
271 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780143799658
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)875886884
Label
Will to live, Matthew and Diane Ames ; with Kate Ames
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Control code
000052737085
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
271 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780143799658
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)875886884

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