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The mind's eye [electronic resource] / Oliver Sacks.

Sacks, Oliver W. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307750495 (electronic audio bk.)
  • ISBN: 0307750493 (electronic audio bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 sound file : digital.
  • Edition: Library ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Books on Tape, 2010.

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General Note: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 08:44:55.
"This is a Borzoi book."
Formatted Contents Note: Sight reading -- Recalled to life -- A man of letters -- Face-blind -- Stereo Sue -- Persistence of vision: a journal -- The mind's eye.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by the author.
Summary, etc.: From the author of the best-selling Musicophilia (hailed as "luminous, original, and indispensable" by The American Scholar), an exploration of vision through the case histories of six individuals--including a renowned pianist who continues to give concerts despite losing the ability to read the score, and a neurobiologist born with crossed eyes who, late in life, suddenly acquires binocular vision, and how her brain adapts to that new skill...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 125733 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Communicative disorders > Popular works.
Cognition disorders > Popular works.
Face perception > Popular works.
Perception > Popular works.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Downloadable audio books.

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