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A left-hand turn around the world : chasing the mystery and meaning of all things southpaw

Author: David Wolman, (Journalist)
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Da Capo Press edView all editions and formats
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The author examines left-handed people around the world and throughout history to answer many of the questions and myths related to Southpaws.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Wolman, (Journalist)
ISBN: 0306814153 9780306814150
OCLC Number: 61278439
Description: xi, 236 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The chosen people --
The bend sinister --
Broca's brains --
The warrior --
Plein de merde --
Talking hands --
Pitching chimps --
Brainwriting --
Renegade --
The spinster --
Naisu BOru! --
A parent's guide to handedness --
All-star --
Sexy beast --
Pilgrimage.
Responsibility: David Wolman.
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Weaving his personal experience with a blend of sharp-eyed reporting and intriguing personalities, Wolman crafts an entertaining narrative in praise of all things southpaw.  Read more...

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