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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

I've known for many years I wanted to read something by Sacks - now I know I want to read everything by him. His focus is on the case histories, well, actually, on the people. Only by getting to know ... Read full review

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Like The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, this book explores more cases of neurological disorders that Sacks has encountered during his career.

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Brian Rogers - Goodreads

This was another very good Oliver Sacks collection, opening the mind up to ideas about the mind. It got a little repetitive in the essay sequence, and the final essay on Temple Gradin felt dense ... Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

A great collection of unique cases of the blind, color blind, autistic, and Tourette-sufferers that gives great insight into both the psychology and physical neurology. Easy read, with layman's terms ... Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

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Amazing stories of real people and the lives they lived due to various brain issues. Read full review

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User Review  - Joy Verboncouer - Goodreads

Amazing stories of real people and the lives they lived due to various brain issues. Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Sofya Shubina - Goodreads

My second Oliver Sachs book and is as enjoyable as the first one, "The Man Who Mistook His Wife for A Hat". Dr. Sachs describes six cases of most peculiar patients, the history of disease of which ... Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Florence - Goodreads

I definitely enjoyed this book a lot more than Hallucinations. It's a series of case studies about different neurological disorders and how they affect the lives of the people who suffer from them ... Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Julie - Goodreads

I really like listening to Oliver Sack's books; the narrators help bring the anecdotes to life and present the drier explanations of neurological anatomy and science clearly (and allow me to drift a ... Read full review

Review: An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

User Review  - Joerg - Goodreads

I just like Sacks. Read full review


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