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

The tale of the duelling 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 duelling neurosurgeons : the history of the human brain as revealed by true stories of trauma, madness and recovery
Title
The tale of the duelling 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
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With lucid explanations and incisive wit, Sam Kean explains the brain's secret passageways while recounting forgotten stories of common people whose struggles, resiliency, and deep humanity made modern neuroscience possible
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StDuBDS
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Kean, Sam
Dewey number
  • 612.8'2
  • 612.82
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Health and Wellbeing
Label
The tale of the duelling neurosurgeons : the history of the human brain as revealed by true stories of trauma, madness and recovery, Sam Kean
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Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Doubleday, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781784161033
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
496 pages
Isbn
9781784161033
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
The tale of the duelling neurosurgeons : the history of the human brain as revealed by true stories of trauma, madness and recovery, Sam Kean
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Doubleday, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781784161033
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
496 pages
Isbn
9781784161033
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

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