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An anthropologist on Mars

Author: Oliver W Sacks
Publisher: New York : Random House Audio Pub., 1994.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In his lucid and compelling reconstructions of the mental acts we take for granted -- the act of seeing, the transport of memory, empathy for others -- Oliver Sacks provokes anew a sense of wonder at who we are. -- container.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver W Sacks
ISBN: 0679439560 9780679439561
OCLC Number: 31965771
Notes: Abridged.
Excerpts from the book: An Anthropologist on Mars : paradoxical tales.
Performer(s): Read by the author.
Description: 2 sound cassettes (180 min.) : analog, Dolby processed.
Responsibility: by Oliver Sacks.

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In his lucid and compelling reconstructions of the mental acts we take for granted -- the act of seeing, the transport of memory, empathy for others -- Oliver Sacks provokes anew a sense of wonder at who we are. -- container.

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