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The Resource The tale of the dueling neurosurgeons : the history of the human brain as revealed by true stories of trauma, madness, and recovery, Sam Kean

The tale of the dueling neurosurgeons : the history of the human brain as revealed by true stories of trauma, madness, and recovery, Sam Kean

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The tale of the dueling neurosurgeons : the history of the human brain as revealed by true stories of trauma, madness, and recovery
Title
The tale of the dueling neurosurgeons
Title remainder
the history of the human brain as revealed by true stories of trauma, madness, and recovery
Statement of responsibility
Sam Kean
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers tales of victims affected by brain injuries and diseases, early studies of the function of the brain, and the history of neuroscience
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kean, Sam
Dewey number
617.4/80232
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain
  • Neurosciences
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Neurosciences
  • Brain Diseases
  • Neurologic Manifestations
  • Physicians
Label
The tale of the dueling neurosurgeons : the history of the human brain as revealed by true stories of trauma, madness, and recovery, Sam Kean
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-395) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dueling neurosurgeons -- The assassin's soup -- Wiring and rewiring -- Facing brain damage -- The brain's motor -- The laughing disease -- Sex and punishment -- The sacred disease -- "Sleights of mind" -- Honest lying -- Left, right, and center -- The man, the myth, the legend
Control code
BK0013999674
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
407 pages
Isbn
9780316182348
Lccn
2014004910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The tale of the dueling neurosurgeons : the history of the human brain as revealed by true stories of trauma, madness, and recovery, Sam Kean
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-395) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dueling neurosurgeons -- The assassin's soup -- Wiring and rewiring -- Facing brain damage -- The brain's motor -- The laughing disease -- Sex and punishment -- The sacred disease -- "Sleights of mind" -- Honest lying -- Left, right, and center -- The man, the myth, the legend
Control code
BK0013999674
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
407 pages
Isbn
9780316182348
Lccn
2014004910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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