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The island of the colour-blind ; and, Cycad Island

Author: Oliver Sacks
Publisher: London : Picador, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A study of the residents of the South Pacific atoll of Pingelap. This investigates the causes and effects of the high incidence of colour blindness amongst the population.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sacks, Oliver, 1933-
Island of the colour-blind ; and, Cycad Island / c Oliver Sacks.
London : Picador, 1996
(OCoLC)747510573
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver Sacks
ISBN: 0330350811 9780330350815 0679451145 9780679451143 0737213108 9780737213102
OCLC Number: 59643799
Notes: Maps on lining papers.
Description: xvii, 345 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Book one, The island of the colour-blind --
Book two, Cycad Island.
Responsibility: Oliver Sacks.

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