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The mind traveller : Oliver Sacks

Author: Christopher RawlenceEmma Chrichton-MillerOliver W SacksRosetta Pictures.British Broadcasting Corporation.All authors
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
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In this six-part program neurologist/author Oliver Sacks applies his broad cultural and scientific knowledge to a variety of individuals who among them suffer from congenital colorblindness, autism, Guam disease, and Tourette's, Usher, and Williams syndromes.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Rawlence; Emma Chrichton-Miller; Oliver W Sacks; Rosetta Pictures.; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 41104036
Notes: Subtitle on videocassette container for Don't be shy, Mr. Sacks is: Williams syndrome.
Credits: Originally produced for the BBC in 1996.
Performer(s): Host, Oliver Sacks.
Description: 6 videocassettes (50 min. each) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: [1.] Poison in paradise : Guam disease --
[2.] Shane : Tourette's syndrome --
[3.] Island of the colorblind : monochromatism --
[4.] Rage for order : autism --
[5.] The ragin' Cajun : Usher syndrome --
[6.] Don't be shy, Mr. Sacks : Williams syndrome.
Other Titles: Poison in paradise.
Shane.
Island of the colorblind.
Rage for order.
Ragin' Cajun.
Don't be shy, Mr. Sacks.
Responsibility: Rosetta Pictures for BBC ; producer, Emma Crichton-Miller ; director, Chris Rawlence.

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In this six-part program neurologist/author Oliver Sacks applies his broad cultural and scientific knowledge to a variety of individuals who among them suffer from congenital colorblindness, autism, Guam disease, and Tourette's, Usher, and Williams syndromes.

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