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He wanted the moon : the madness and medical genius of Dr. Perry Baird, and his daughter's quest to know him / Mimi Baird ; with Eve Claxton.

Baird, Mimi, author. (Author). Claxton, Eve. (Added Author).
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  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library B BAIRD, PERRY (Text) 37500004200586 Biographies Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 616.895 BAI (Text) 34330512845596 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library 616.85 BAI (Text) 70743000144008 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Linton PL - Linton B BAI (Text) 30149000779511 Biography Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library B BAI (Text) 78551000519077 Biography Reshelving -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 616.89 BAI (Text) 70741000134947 Adult Non Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 616.895 BAIRD (Text) 33946002993918 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780804137478
  • ISBN: 0804137471
  • ISBN: 9780804137492
  • ISBN: 0804137498
  • Physical Description: 250 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-246).
Summary, etc.: The author pieces together the story of her absent father's life, beginning with his advancements in isolating the biochemical root of manic depression, which he then began to suffer from himself, leading to years of institutionalization and confinement.
Subject: Baird, Perry > Mental health.
Manic-depressive persons > United States > Biography.
Manic-depressive illness > United States > History.
Physicians > United States > Biography.

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