Awakenings download free [PDF and Ebook] by Oliver Sacks

Awakenings download free [PDF and Ebook] by Oliver Sacks year 2012
  • Book name: Awakenings
  • Author: Oliver Sacks
  • Release date: 2012/2/18
  • Publisher: PAN MACMILLAN
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Medical
  • ISBN: 9780330523677
  • Rating: 7.97 of 10
  • Votes: 279
  • Review by: Penny Seeley
  • Review rating: 9.11 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/30
  • Total pages: 448
  • Includes a PDF summary of 47 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The story of a disease that plunged its victims into a prison of viscous time, and the drug that catapulted them out of it' Guardian Hailed as a medical classic, and the subject of a major feature film as well as radio and stage plays and various TV documentaries, Awakenings by Oliver Sacks is the extraordinary account of a group of twenty patients. Rendered catatonic by the sleeping-sickness epidemic that swept the world just after the First World War, all twenty had spent forty years in hospital: motionless and speechless; aware of the world around them, but exhibiting no interest in it - until Dr Sacks administered the then-new drug, L-DOPA, which caused them, temporarily, to awake from their decades-long slumber.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 20H9M36S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Neurology & Clinical Neurophysiology, True Story Books, Physiological & Neuro-psychology, Biopsychology
  • Available formats: OEB, TXT, TCR, RB, WORD, PDF, DOC, EPUB. Compressed in CAB, IMG, ZIP, RAR, AZW4
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 7.61 USD
  • Dimensions: 130x197x27mm
  • Weight: 336g
  • Printed by: PICADOR
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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