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The Resource On the move : a life/, Oliver Sacks

On the move : a life/, Oliver Sacks

Label
On the move : a life/
Title
On the move
Title remainder
a life/
Statement of responsibility
Oliver Sacks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-2015
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sacks, Oliver
Dewey number
  • 616.80092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC339.52.S23
LC item number
A3 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sacks, Oliver
  • Neurologists
  • Neurologists
Label
On the move : a life/, Oliver Sacks
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On the move -- Leaving the nest -- San Francisco -- Muscle beach -- Out of reach -- Awakenings -- The bull on the mountain -- A matter of identity -- City island -- Voyages -- A new vision of the mind -- Home
Control code
1600254
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
397 pages, 32 un-numbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385352543
Lccn
2015001870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1600254
  • (OCoLC)900565064
Label
On the move : a life/, Oliver Sacks
Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On the move -- Leaving the nest -- San Francisco -- Muscle beach -- Out of reach -- Awakenings -- The bull on the mountain -- A matter of identity -- City island -- Voyages -- A new vision of the mind -- Home
Control code
1600254
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
397 pages, 32 un-numbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385352543
Lccn
2015001870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1600254
  • (OCoLC)900565064

Library Locations

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