A Memoir of Mania
ISBN10: 0375503587 ISBN13: 9780375503580 Publisher: Random House Inc Published: Feb 1 2002 Pages: 277 Weight: 1.00lbs. Height: 8.75" Width: 6.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
The author describes his longtime battle with ills of manic depression, his desperate search for the ultimate high, the art-forgery scandal that confined him to jail and to house arrest, and his decision to opt for the controversial treatment of electroconvulsive therapy to preserve his sanity. 35,000 first printing.