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Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Julie Ariano - Goodreads

I re-read this book after learning that Dr. Sacks' inspiration for it was Temple Grandin. I enjoy his writing even though it can be dry. However, after reading Dr. Grandin's work and listening to her ... 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  - Tom Sandefur - Goodreads

Really explored the personalities of people with different functioning brains(1). I would have personally preferred a lot more science and exploration of the experimental techniques and development of ... Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Karla Robles - Goodreads

Oliver Sacks, one of my favourite authors! Amazing tales of people and Dr. with different neurological medical conditions. Most read!! 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  - Jamie - Goodreads

I think the best thing I can say about Sacks' writing in this book is that he gets out of the way and allows the stories to tell themselves. I don't think there was a point while reading that I ... Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Kristen - Goodreads

Oliver Sacks is fantastic. Such thought provoking stories. Glad I got to talk about them with my book club. 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  - Suzanne - Goodreads

Our book club decided that this was not particularly enjoyable to read, but still incredibly fascinating. I think Sacks' writing was remarkable, particularly considering the subject matter. Some ... Read full review


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