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|Statement||by John O"Neill ; with illustrations by George Cruikshank.|
|Contributions||Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878.|
|LC Classifications||PR5115 .O28|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 54,  p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||54|
|LC Control Number||27017964|
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Drunkard is an unflinchingly honest account of one man's descent into alcoholism and his ambivalent struggle to embrace sobriety. Sentenced to an outpatient rehab program, Steinberg discovers that twenty-eight days of therapy cannot reverse.
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Successful people (and their fans) think they're brilliance made them successful. About Drunkard “A compelling read, sad and wistful and breathtakingly forthright.”—Chicago Magazine Chicago Sun-Times columnist Neil Steinberg loved his job, his wife, and his two young sons. But he also loved to drink.
Drunkard is an unflinchingly honest account of one man’s descent into alcoholism and his ambivalent struggle to embrace sobriety.
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