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The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons: The History of the Human Brain As Revealed by True Stories of Trauma, Madness, and Recovery
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Thorndike Pr
Publication date September 24, 2014
Pages 679
Binding Hardcover
Edition Large print
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781410471567
ISBN-10 141047156X
Dimensions 1 by 5 by 8 in.
Weight 1.60 lbs.
Original list price $31.99
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: With lucid explanations and incisive wit, Sam Kean explains the brain's secret passageways while recounting forgotten stories of common people whose struggles, resiliency, and deep humanity made modern neuroscience possible.

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Large print edition from Thorndike Pr (September 24, 2014)
9781410471567 | details & prices | 679 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $31.99
About: With lucid explanations and incisive wit, Sam Kean explains the brain's secret passageways while recounting forgotten stories of common people whose struggles, resiliency, and deep humanity made modern neuroscience possible.
from Little Brown & Co (May 6, 2014)
9780316182348 | details & prices | 407 pages | 6.25 × 9.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.40 lbs | List price $27.00
About: The author of the bestseller The Disappearing Spoon reveals the secret inner workings of the brain through strange but true stories.
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Reprint edition from Back Bay Books (June 9, 2015)
9780316182355 | details & prices | 407 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $17.00
About: From the author of the bestsellers The Disappearing Spoon and The Violinist's Thumb, fascinating tales of the brain and the history of neuroscience.

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