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Product Description: An extraordinary collection of interviews with the beloved doctor and author, whose research and books inspired generations of readers.Oliver Sacks—called "the poet laureate of medicine" by the New York Times—illuminated the mysteries of the brain for a wide audience in a series of richly acclaimed books, including Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, and numerous The New Yorker articles...read more

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9781612195773 | Melville Pub House, November 8, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: An extraordinary collection of interviews with the beloved doctor and author, whose research and books inspired generations of readers.

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Product Description: Oliver Sacks realiza un ejercicio de introspeccion que nos permite descubrir una vida intensa y compleja. En estas paginas habla de los diferentes momentos que han marcado su vida como su mudanza de Inglaterra a Estados Unidos, la confesion de su homosexualidad a su madre; la relacion con su hermano esquizofrenico; su primera experiencia sexual en Amsterdam y de su posterior celibato voluntario; de sus amistades e investigaciones El resultado: una gran autobiografia, emocionante y desgarradamente honesta...read more

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9788433963956 | Editorial Anagrama, March 31, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Oliver Sacks realiza un ejercicio de introspeccion que nos permite descubrir una vida intensa y compleja.

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Product Description: 'If you did not think that gallium and iridium could move you, this superb book will change your mind' The Times In Uncle Tungsten Sacks evokes, with warmth and wit, his upbringing in wartime England. He tells of the large science-steeped family who fostered his early fascination with chemistry...read more

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9781509813698 | Pan Macmillan, February 25, 2016, cover price $16.10 | About this edition: 'If you did not think that gallium and iridium could move you, this superb book will change your mind' The Times In Uncle Tungsten Sacks evokes, with warmth and wit, his upbringing in wartime England.

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Product Description: 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.” It is now abundantly clear that Sacks has never stopped going. From its opening pages on his youthful obsession with motorcycles and speed, On the Move is infused with his restless energy...read more

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9781447264064 | Pan Macmillan, February 25, 2016, cover price $16.10 | About this edition: 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.
9780441525676, titled "Mermaids!" | Ace Books, January 1, 1986, cover price $2.95 | also contains Mermaids! | About this edition: Tells the stories of an unusual swim meet, the union of a mermaid and a mortal man, an Irish merrow, a selkie or were-seal, surgically created amphibious humans, and nereids

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Product Description: No vemos con los ojos, sino con el cerebro; de ahi que muchas veces veamos cosas que no estan delante de nosotros, cosas que llamamos apariciones, fantasmas o visiones, conceptos que obedecen al termino generico de «alucinaciones»...read more

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9788433963604 | Italian edition edition (Editorial Anagrama, March 30, 2014), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: No vemos con los ojos, sino con el cerebro; de ahi que muchas veces veamos cosas que no estan delante de nosotros, cosas que llamamos apariciones, fantasmas o visiones, conceptos que obedecen al termino generico de «alucinaciones».

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Product Description: 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 resonances...read more

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9781410457318 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, April 19, 2013), cover price $31.99 | also contains Hallucinations | About this edition: A New York Times Bestseller -- Hallucinations don't belong wholly to the insane.

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9781594136498 | Large print edition (Large Print Pr, July 6, 2013), cover price $16.99 | also contains Hallucinations | About this edition: 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 resonances.

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Product Description: 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 resonances...read more

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9781410457318 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, April 19, 2013), cover price $31.99 | also contains Hallucinations | About this edition: A New York Times Bestseller -- Hallucinations don't belong wholly to the insane.

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9781594136498 | Large print edition (Large Print Pr, July 6, 2013), cover price $16.99 | also contains Hallucinations | About this edition: 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 resonances.

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Product Description: To these seven narratives of neurological disorder, Dr. Sacks brings the same humanity, poetic observation, and infectious sense of wonder that are apparent in his best sellers Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat...read more

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9781480530362 | 1 una edition (Brilliance Audio, June 18, 2013), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: To these seven narratives of neurological disorder, Dr.

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9781480530393 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, June 18, 2013), cover price $49.97

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Product Description: Este libro relata la extraordinaria historia de un grupo de veinte pacientes ingresados en el Hospital Monte Carmelo de Nueva York, supervivientes de la gran epidemia de encefalitis letargica que alcanzo dimensiones planetarias en los anos veinte del siglo pasado, y del asombroso y subito despertar que experimentaron cuarenta anos mas tarde gracias al doctor Oliver Sacks, que les administro l-dopa, un medicamento de reciente aparicion por aquel entonces en el mercado...read more

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9788433974051 | Rev exp edition (Editorial Anagrama, November 15, 2010), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Este libro relata la extraordinaria historia de un grupo de veinte pacientes ingresados en el Hospital Monte Carmelo de Nueva York, supervivientes de la gran epidemia de encefalitis letargica que alcanzo dimensiones planetarias en los anos veinte del siglo pasado, y del asombroso y subito despertar que experimentaron cuarenta anos mas tarde gracias al doctor Oliver Sacks, que les administro l-dopa, un medicamento de reciente aparicion por aquel entonces en el mercado.

Product Description: Looks at the varied and sometimes complicated array of techniques which is known collectively as marketing research. This book introduces marketing research to readers who seek a clear and concise exposition of the topic so that they can interpret, commission and use research in business...read more
By Simon Prebble (narrator)

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9780127392219, titled "Understanding and Designing Market Research" | Academic Pr, October 1, 1992, cover price $32.00 | also contains Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain, Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain, Understanding and Designing Market Research | About this edition: Looks at the varied and sometimes complicated array of techniques which is known collectively as marketing research.

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Product Description: Oliver Sacks siempre se ha sentido atraido por las islas. En su ultima obra, esta fascinacion le lleva mas lejos que nunca, a las remotas islas del Pacifico, donde concilia su aficion a explorar el mundo real con su pasion por investigar el mundo de la mente...read more

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9788433905833 | Editorial Anagrama, October 1, 1999, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: Oliver Sacks siempre se ha sentido atraido por las islas.

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Product Description: Desde hace anos, Oliver Sacks es el explorador y magnifico cronista de un raro planeta de fronteras inciertas. Un universo poblado por gentes a las que un accidente o la enfermedad han confinado en los dificiles territorios de la locura, la diferencia, la extraneza...read more

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9788433905680 | Editorial Anagrama, November 20, 1998, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Desde hace anos, Oliver Sacks es el explorador y magnifico cronista de un raro planeta de fronteras inciertas.

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Product Description: Millones de personas de todo el mundo sufren de migranas, y, sin embargo, sigue siendo una enfermedad tan impredecible y variable en sus sintomas y su fisiologia, que constituye un serio desafio para la profesion medica. Durante siglos se ha confundido con la locura o la epilepsia, se ha marcado como psicosomatica, y algunas alucinaciones incluso se han confundido con visiones misticas...read more

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9788433905413, titled "Migra¤a / Migraine" | Editorial Anagrama, March 15, 1997, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Millones de personas de todo el mundo sufren de migranas, y, sin embargo, sigue siendo una enfermedad tan impredecible y variable en sus sintomas y su fisiologia, que constituye un serio desafio para la profesion medica.

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