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Phineas Gage : a gruesome but true story about brain science / by John Fleischman.

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  • ISBN: 0618052526
  • ISBN: 9780618052523
  • ISBN: 0618494782 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780618494781 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0756946565 (PFNL)
  • ISBN: 9780756946562 (PFNL)
  • Physical Description: 86 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c2002.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: Through the case history of Phineas Gage, a 19th century Vermonter who had an iron bar driven through his brain and lived, the book examines what is known of brain function.

Available copies

  • 23 copies at Merrimack Valley Library Consortium. (Show)
  • 1 copy at Wilmington Memorial Library.

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0 current holds with 26 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Collection Status Due Date
Wilmington Memorial Library Kids 612.82 Fleischman (Text) Children's Non-Fiction Available -
Subject: Gage, Phineas > Mental health.
Brain damage > Patients > United States > Biography.
Brain damage > Complications.
Personality disorders > Etiology.
Gage, Phineas
Brain Injuries > complications.
Personality Disorders > etiology.
Gage, Phineas > Mental health.
Brain damage > Patients > United States > Biography.
Brain damage > Complications.
Personality disorders > Etiology.

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