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Unthinkable : an extraordinary journey through the world's strangest brains
Title:
Unthinkable : an extraordinary journey through the world's strangest brains
ISBN:
9780062391162
Physical Description:
275 pages ; 24 cm
Contents:
Introduction: The strange life of the brain -- Bob: never forgetting a moment -- Sharon: Being permanently lost -- Rubén: 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.
Abstract:
"Award-winning science writer Helen Thomson unlocks the biggest mysteries of the human brain by examining nine extraordinary cases." -- Book jacket.
Format:
Book
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018]

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