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A Second Wind

The True Story That Inspired the Motion Picture the Intouchables
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Bindwijze: Paperback


  • Engels
  • 272 pagina's
  • Atria Books
  • mei 2012
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As the descendant of two prominent French families and director of one of the world’s most celebrated champagne houses, Philippe Pozzo di Borgo was not someone in the habit of asking for help. Then, in 1993, right on the heels of his wife being diagnosed with a terminal illness, a paragliding accident left him a quadriplegic.

Passing his days hidden behind the high walls of his Paris townhouse, Philippe found himself the modern equivalent of an “untouchable”—unable to reach out to others, as others were afraid to reach out to him. The only person who seemed unaffected by Philippe’s condition was someone who had been marginalized his entire life—Abdel, the unemployed, uninhibited Algerian immigrant who would become his unlikely caretaker. In between dramas and jokes, he sustained Philippe’s life for the next ten years.

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Auteur Philippe Pozzo di Borgo
Taal Engels
Afmetingen 20x211x137 mm
Gewicht 318,00 gram
ISBN10 1451689705
ISBN13 9781451689709

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Categorieën Literatuur > Biografieën > Literair
  Literatuur > Biografieën > Memoires
Trefwoord(en) Biography & Autobiography , Literary , Personal Memoirs

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