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Possessing genius

Carolyn Abraham

Possessing genius

the bizarre odyssey of Einstein"s brain

by Carolyn Abraham

  • 253 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harvey, Thomas Stoltz,
  • Einstein, Albert, -- 1879-1955,
  • Pathologists -- United States -- Biography,
  • Brain -- Dissection

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCarolyn Abraham
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRB17.H365 A274 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 388 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages388
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17035568M
    ISBN 10031228117X
    LC Control Number2001048604

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