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The man who mistook his wife for a hat and other clinical tales

Author: Oliver W Sacks
Publisher: New York, NY Simon & Schuster [ca. 2007]
Series: A Touchstone book
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. Touchstone ed., [Nachdr.View all editions and formats
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Presents a series of stories about men and women who, representing both medical and literary oddities, raise fundamental questions about the nature of reality.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver W Sacks
ISBN: 0684853949 9780684853949
OCLC Number: 552279912
Notes: Includes bibliographical references
Description: X, 243 S Ill 22 cm
Series Title: A Touchstone book
Responsibility: Oliver Sacks
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<i>New York Magazine</i> Dr. Sacks's most absorbing book.... His tales are so compelling that many of them serve as eerie metaphors not only for the condition of modern medicine but of modern man.

 
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