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The Resource Always looking up : the adventures of an incurable optimist, Michael J. Fox

Always looking up : the adventures of an incurable optimist, Michael J. Fox

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Always looking up : the adventures of an incurable optimist
Title
Always looking up
Title remainder
the adventures of an incurable optimist
Statement of responsibility
Michael J. Fox
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There are many words to describe Michael J. Fox: Star. Husband. Father. Activist. But one word encapsulates it all: Optimist. Struck with Parkinson's disease at the height of his fame, Fox has taken what some might consider cause for depression and turned it into a beacon of hope for millions. Now he writes about the personal philosophy that carried him through his darkest hours, and shows how he became a happier person by recognizing the gifts of everyday life
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Summary
The popular film and television actor evaluates the personal philosophy that has enabled his positive outlook in spite of his battle with degenerative Parkinson's disease, and discusses how he has become a happier person by recognizing the gifts of everyday life
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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305147
Cataloging source
DLC
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1961-
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Fox, Michael J.
Dewey number
  • 790.4302/8092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2308.F69
LC item number
A3 2009b
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
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  • Actors
  • Actors
  • Large type books
  • Actors
  • Large type books
  • Canada
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the adventures of an incurable optimist
Label
Always looking up : the adventures of an incurable optimist, Michael J. Fox
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Work -- Politics -- Faith -- Family
Control code
ocn299716803
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
376 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410415110
Lccn
2009007065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
a
System control number
(OCoLC)299716803
Label
Always looking up : the adventures of an incurable optimist, Michael J. Fox
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Work -- Politics -- Faith -- Family
Control code
ocn299716803
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
376 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410415110
Lccn
2009007065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
a
System control number
(OCoLC)299716803

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