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Love's Executioner

Love's Executioner

In this engrossing book, Irvin Yalom gives accounts of his work with some of his patients. Deep down, all of them were suffering from the basic human anxieties - isolation, fear of death or freedom, a sense of the meaninglessness of life - that none of us can escape completely. And yet, as the case histories make touchingly clear, it is only by facing such anxieties head on that we can hope to come to terms with them and develop.

The relation betwen Yalom and his patient and his role as a "eye opener" were explored by illustrator and collage artist Emmanuel Polanco.

Love's Executioner