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The Resource 703 : how I lost more than a quarter ton and gained a life, Nancy Makin

703 : how I lost more than a quarter ton and gained a life, Nancy Makin

Label
703 : how I lost more than a quarter ton and gained a life
Title
703
Title remainder
how I lost more than a quarter ton and gained a life
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Makin
Title variation
  • Seven hundred three
  • Seven hundred and three
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Makin weighed an astounding 703 pounds in 2000. To date, she has shed more than 530 pounds. Her story is one of redemption, as she learns to reevaluate her self worth and insist she has value simply because she is human
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Makin, Nancy
Dewey number
  • 613.2/5092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC628
LC item number
.M344 2010a
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Makin, Nancy
  • Makin, Nancy
  • Overweight persons
  • Large type books
  • Large type books
  • Overweight persons
Label
703 : how I lost more than a quarter ton and gained a life, Nancy Makin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The text of this Large Print edition is unabridged."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My son's perspective -- View from the crow's nest / My turn -- Puget Sound / Relative calm -- Dangerous waters / Out of this world and into the abyss -- Thrown overboard / Unhappy reunion -- Fish out of water / Landlocked in the midwest -- Hook, line and sinker / Swimming with the sharks -- Pike Place Market special / Can anyone love this day-old fish? -- Dropping anchor / Landlubbers -- Seismic shift / Tsunami -- Pinewood estates / Have I finally found dry land? -- Crying uncle /Giving up the ship -- Cook with no galley / Out of the frying pan and into the fire -- She's listing, she's listing / Does this sheet make me look fat? -- Navigating without a compass / Going down for the third time -- Unlikely salvation / Rescue at sea -- On to Valhalla / Mom goes under the waves -- Scraping the barnacles off my hull / Rechristening the Good ShipNancy -- Sea of opportunities / The world is my oyster -- Getting back my sea legs / Thighplasty -- Out of the blue / Media storm approaching -- Food for thought / Some hearty fare
Control code
ocn560555768
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
398 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781602858343
Lccn
2010010203
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)560555768
Label
703 : how I lost more than a quarter ton and gained a life, Nancy Makin
Publication
Note
"The text of this Large Print edition is unabridged."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My son's perspective -- View from the crow's nest / My turn -- Puget Sound / Relative calm -- Dangerous waters / Out of this world and into the abyss -- Thrown overboard / Unhappy reunion -- Fish out of water / Landlocked in the midwest -- Hook, line and sinker / Swimming with the sharks -- Pike Place Market special / Can anyone love this day-old fish? -- Dropping anchor / Landlubbers -- Seismic shift / Tsunami -- Pinewood estates / Have I finally found dry land? -- Crying uncle /Giving up the ship -- Cook with no galley / Out of the frying pan and into the fire -- She's listing, she's listing / Does this sheet make me look fat? -- Navigating without a compass / Going down for the third time -- Unlikely salvation / Rescue at sea -- On to Valhalla / Mom goes under the waves -- Scraping the barnacles off my hull / Rechristening the Good ShipNancy -- Sea of opportunities / The world is my oyster -- Getting back my sea legs / Thighplasty -- Out of the blue / Media storm approaching -- Food for thought / Some hearty fare
Control code
ocn560555768
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
398 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781602858343
Lccn
2010010203
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)560555768

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