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Strangers Drowning

Impossible Idealism, Drastic Choices, and the Urge to Help

Larissa MacFarquhar

What does it mean to devote yourself wholly to helping others? In Strangers Drowning, Larissa MacFarquhar seeks out people living lives of extreme ethical commitment and tells their deeply intimate stories; their stubborn integrity and their compromises; their bravery and their recklessness; their joys and defeats and wrenching dilemmas. A couple a...
Publish Date
2016
September 27
Goodreads rating
3.89
ISBN
9780143109785
Recommendations
1
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A story about people who make extraordinary moral choices like the choice to adopt 23 children and bring them into your lives, and why they make those choices.      source