On the Move: A Life

On the Move: A Life Author Oliver Sacks
ISBN-10 0804170932
ISBN-13 9780804170932
Year 2016-02-23
Pages 416
Language English
Publisher Vintage
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ANew York Times Notable BookOne of the Best Books of the Year NPR San Francisco Chronicle St Louis Post Dispatch BookPage Slate Mens JournalWhen Oliver Sacks was twelve years old a perceptive schoolmaster wrote Sacks will go far if he does not go too far It is now abundantly clear that Sacks has never stopped going With unbridled honesty and humor Sacks writes about the passions that have driven his lifefrom motorcycles and weight lifting to neurology and poetry He writes about 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 scientistsW H Auden Gerald M Edelman Francis Crickwho have influenced his work On the Move is the story of a brilliantly unconventional physician and writer a man who has illuminated the many ways that the brain makes us human

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