On Sale: June 3, 1996
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, a true story, touches the emotions as
strongly as anything Philip Roth has ever written. Roth
watches as his eighty-six-year-old fatherófamous for his
vigor, charm, and his repertoire of Newark
recollectionsóbattles with the brain tumor that will kill
him. The son, full of love, anxiety, and dread, accompanies
his father through each fearful stage of his final ordeal,
and, as he does so, discloses the survivalist tenacity that
has distinguished his father's long, stubborn engagement
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