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Author Jackson, Tom, 1972- author.

Title The brain : an illustrated history of neuroscience / Tom Jackson.

Publication Info. New York : Shelter Harbor Press, [2015]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Boylan Ctrl Catholic HS Stacks - BCCY-11  612.8 JACK    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  612.8 JAC    AVAILABLE
Description 144 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 29 cm + 1 folded-out timeline.
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Ponderables
Ponderables (Series)
Note "100 discoveries that changed history: who did what when."--Cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 140) and index.
Summary The study of the brain has spawned many disciplines. Disorders of and damage to the brain have given neurologists clues as to how the brain functions. Neuroscientists have unpicked the chemical processes that power nerve signals and build memories, while psychologists explore the link between our thoughts and the physical activity of the brain. The brain tells the history of neuroscience in 100 stories."-- Jacket.
Subject Neurosciences -- History.
ISBN 9780985323080 (hardback)
0985323086 (hardback)

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