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The Resource Unthinkable : an extraordinary journey through the world's strangest brains, Helen Thomson

Unthinkable : an extraordinary journey through the world's strangest brains, Helen Thomson

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Unthinkable : an extraordinary journey through the world's strangest brains
Title
Unthinkable
Title remainder
an extraordinary journey through the world's strangest brains
Statement of responsibility
Helen Thomson
Title variation
Extraordinary journey through the world's strangest brains
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Award-winning science writer Helen Thomson unlocks the biggest mysteries of the human brain by examining nine extraordinary cases." -- Book jacket
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomson, Helen
Dewey number
612.82
Index
index present
LC call number
RC386.2
LC item number
.T49 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain
  • Neurosciences
  • Diseases
Label
Unthinkable : an extraordinary journey through the world's strangest brains, Helen Thomson
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The strange life of the brain -- Bob: never forgetting a moment -- Sharon: Being permanently lost -- Rub<U+00d4>en: seeing auras -- Tommy: switching personalities -- Sylvia: an endless hallucination -- Matar: turning into a tiger -- Louise: becoming unreal -- Graham: waking up dead -- Joel: feeling other people's pain -- Conclusion: Nothing is unthinkable
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9780062391162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1030274175
  • (OCoLC)1030274175
  • 984331
Label
Unthinkable : an extraordinary journey through the world's strangest brains, Helen Thomson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The strange life of the brain -- Bob: never forgetting a moment -- Sharon: Being permanently lost -- Rub<U+00d4>en: seeing auras -- Tommy: switching personalities -- Sylvia: an endless hallucination -- Matar: turning into a tiger -- Louise: becoming unreal -- Graham: waking up dead -- Joel: feeling other people's pain -- Conclusion: Nothing is unthinkable
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9780062391162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1030274175
  • (OCoLC)1030274175
  • 984331

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