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Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Andre Tan - Goodreads

Truly an outstanding book on the paradox of the human mind. Sacks bring us to his patients through his eyes, describing details with vivid imagery and catchy words. Neither too prosaic nor too banal ... Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Can Ender - Goodreads

This is my favorite Sacks' book and probably this is not the case for me only. I find it the peak of his writing, ie His style has gotten purified, his story telling abilities almost resemble a ... Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Dave Murphy - Goodreads

Fascinating! Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Kris Rowland - Goodreads

Oliver Sacks is the god of case studies in neuroscience. Always fascinating, complex, humane and enthusiastic about his subjects Sacks again is compelling. Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Dana Quadri - Goodreads

As usual Oliver Sacks amazes me in this one. How he turns such complex scientific knowledge into beautifully woven short stories, I just don't know. This book is no different. Travel into the world of ... Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Isaac Quezada - Goodreads

Thought provoking, no wonder why 2 of 7 case studies in this book have made it to film Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Amy K - Goodreads

This book was so interesting!! Read full review

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User Review  - georgeslacombe - LibraryThing

I've read the portuguese translation of this book Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Kacey Lundgren - Goodreads

Sooo good. Some of these paradoxes blew my mind. It's just like... so deep, man. Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Michelle - Goodreads

As informative as these stories are, Oliver Sacks manages to keep his cases human. I think that is the main reason I love his books. Each of the subjects in this book taught me a lesson of compassion ... Read full review


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