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Author Sacks, Oliver, 1933-2015.

Title En movimiento : una vida / Oliver Sacks ; traducción de Damià Alou.

Publication Info. Barcelona : Editorial Anagrama, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Foreign Language Spanish    SP 92 SACKS,O    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Foreign Language Spanish    SP 92 SACKS,O    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Foreign Language Spanish    SP 92 SACKS,O    Available
 PAS Villa Parke Branch Foreign Language Spanish    SP 92 SACKS,O    Available
Edition Primera edición.
Description 446 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Contents En movimiento -- Al dejar el nido -- San Francisco -- Muscle Beach -- Fuera del alcance -- Despertares -- El toro en la montaña -- Una cuestión de identidad -- City Island -- Viajes -- Una nueva visión de la mente -- Mi hogar.
Summary Physician and writer Oliver Sacks recounts his experiences as a young neurologist; his physical passions--weight lifting and swimming; his love affairs, both romantic and intellectual; his guilt over leaving his family to come to America; his bond with his schizophrenic brother; and the writers and scientists--Thom Gunn, A.R. Luria, W.H. Auden, Gerald M. Edelman, Francis Crick--who influenced him.
Subject Sacks, Oliver, 1933-2015.
Neurologists -- England -- Biography.
Neurologists -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Added Author Alou, Damià, translator.
Added Title On the move. Spanish
ISBN 9788433963956 (paperback)
8433963953 (paperback)

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