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The Resource An anthropologist on Mars : seven paradoxical tales, Oliver Sacks

An anthropologist on Mars : seven paradoxical tales, Oliver Sacks

Label
An anthropologist on Mars : seven paradoxical tales
Title
An anthropologist on Mars
Title remainder
seven paradoxical tales
Statement of responsibility
Oliver Sacks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author profiles seven neurological patients, including a surgeon with Tourette's syndrome and an artist whose color sense is destroyed in an accident but finds new creative power in black and white
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sacks, Oliver W
Dewey number
616.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC351
LC item number
.S1948 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Neurology
  • Anecdotes
  • Neurology
Label
An anthropologist on Mars : seven paradoxical tales, Oliver Sacks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-315) and index
Contents
Case of the colorblind painter -- Last hippie -- Surgeon's life -- See and not see -- Landscape of his dreams -- Prodigies -- Anthropologist on Mars
Control code
ocm30810706
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 327 p.
Isbn
9780679437857
Lccn
94026733
Other physical details
ill.
Label
An anthropologist on Mars : seven paradoxical tales, Oliver Sacks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-315) and index
Contents
Case of the colorblind painter -- Last hippie -- Surgeon's life -- See and not see -- Landscape of his dreams -- Prodigies -- Anthropologist on Mars
Control code
ocm30810706
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 327 p.
Isbn
9780679437857
Lccn
94026733
Other physical details
ill.

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