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The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat: And Other Clinical Tales
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Musicophilia: Tales Of Music And The Brain

Musicophilia: Tales Of Music And The Brain

by Oliver Sacks

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|September 23, 2008

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What goes on in human beings when they make or listen to music? What is it about music, what gives it such peculiar power over us, power delectable and beneficent for the most part, but also capable of uncontrollable and sometimes destructive force? Music has no…
The River Of Consciousness

The River Of Consciousness

by Oliver Sacks

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|October 9, 2018

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Completed shortly before his death, this profoundly fascinating, illuminating work from bestselling thinker and neurologist Oliver Sacks provides readers with a compelling and rare gift.       The River of Consciousness  reflects…
Hallucinations

Hallucinations

by Oliver Sacks

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|July 2, 2013

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From the bestselling author of Musicophilia and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat , a provocative investigation into hallucinations--auditory, visual, tactile, olfactory--their many guises, their physiological sources, and their personal and cultural…
Awakenings

Awakenings

by Oliver Sacks

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|November 13, 2008

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Awakenings — which inspired the major motion picture — is the remarkable story of a group of patients who contracted sleeping-sickness during the great epidemic just after World War I. Frozen for decades in a trance-like state, these men and women…
Gratitude

Gratitude

by Oliver Sacks

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|November 24, 2015

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A deeply moving testimony and celebration of how to embrace life. In January 2015, Oliver Sacks was diagnosed with a recurrence of cancer, and he shared this news in a New York Times essay that inspired readers all over the world: "I cannot pretend I am without…
An Anthropologist On Mars

An Anthropologist On Mars

by Oliver Sacks

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|February 13, 1996

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Here are seven detailed and fascinating portraits of neurological patients, including a surgeon consumed by the compulsive tics of Tourette's syndrome unless he is operating; an artist who loses all sense of color in a car accident, but finds a new sensibility…
Migraine

Migraine

by Oliver Sacks

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|November 13, 2008

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The many manifestations of migraine can vary dramatically from one patient to another, even within the same patient at different times. Among the most compelling and perplexing of these symptoms are the strange visual hallucinations and distortions of space,…
Seeing Voices

Seeing Voices

by Oliver Sacks

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|November 13, 2008

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Like The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat , this is a fascinating voyage into a strange and wonderful land, a provocative meditation on communication, biology, adaptation, and culture. In Seeing Voices , Oliver Sacks turns his attention to the subject of…
The Mind's Eye

The Mind's Eye

by Oliver Sacks

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|October 4, 2011

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From the author of the #1 national bestselling Musicophilia comes a truly visionary book: an exploration of the remarkable, unpredictable ways that our brains cope with the loss of sight by finding new forms of perception to create worlds as complete and rich as…
On The Move: A Life

On The Move: A Life

by Oliver Sacks

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|February 23, 2016

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An impassioned, tender, and joyous memoir by the author of Musicophilia and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat . When Oliver Sacks was twelve years old, a perceptive schoolmaster wrote in his report: “Sacks will go far, if he does not go too far.”…
Neurotribes: The Legacy Of Autism And The Future Of Neurodiversity
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This New York Times –bestselling book upends conventional thinking about autism and suggests a broader model for acceptance, understanding, and full participation in society for people who think differently.   What is autism? A lifelong disability, or…
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