snake pit

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  • English
Alfred A. Knopf , London, New York
SeriesThe master of Hestviken / by Sigrid Undset -- vol.2, The master of Hestviken -- vol.2.
The Physical Object
Format[translated from the Norwegian by Arthur G. Chater].
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19434944M

The Snake Pit was written in and details a journalists' nervous breakdown into multiple personalities. I've seen the film which is quite depressing though Olivia D'Havilland is fantastic, and I picked up the book at an antique store or somewhere.4/5. It's a good book, in that it is informative as to horrors of psychiatric hospitals decades ago.

Having studied the topic extensively myself, I would say this book is fairly on the mark.

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"The snake pit" became the standard expression when describing state Cited by: American Snake Pit by Dan Tomasulo is a poignant, needed reminder to America about the benefit of group homes for people who are living with serious mental illness and developmental disabilities.

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