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Living with the Enemy

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This critically acclaimed, graphic report on family violence reveals the lives of ordinary women-and the men who batter them.
Hardcover, 163 pages
Published September 1st 1991 by Aperture
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Shelves: art, nonfic
An estranged husband comes to his former wife's new apartment and gets her to let him in to eat a sandwich. He takes a knife from the kitchen, shows it to his child, and tells the child to be quiet or he'll kill the mother. All three and the wife's best friend (they met in a women's shelter) walk to the bus stop, where the man stabs his former wife 17 times in the chest, killing her. She dies in her best friends' arms. The friend is so traumatized she goes into hiding.

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