The Snake Pit

Ward, Mary Jane

Book - 1946
Average Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5.
The Snake Pit

Publisher: New York : Random House, [1946]
Branch Call Number: FICTION WARD
Characteristics: 278 p.,21 cm


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Anyone who has experienced a friend or family member with mental illness can painfully relate to this trailblazing novel from 1946. This book hit the bestseller list yet it also brought to attention the barbaric and dated treatment of electro-shock therapy. A humbling journey of a read, way ahea... Read More »

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