My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey
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Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2008.
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Aurora Hills Large Type
LT 362.196 TAYLO
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Description
A brain scientists recounts her experiences after suffering a stroke at the age of thirty-seven, describing her discovery of differences in the left and right side of the brain and the steps she took over a period of eight years to recover her health.
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Large Type
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Large print edition.
Physical Desc:
291 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Street Date:
0810.
Language:
English
ISBN:
1410410498 (hardcover : alk. paper), 9781410410498 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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Originally published: New York: Viking, 2006.
Description
On the morning of December 10, 1996, Taylor, a brain scientist, experienced a massive stroke. She observed her own mind completely deteriorate. Now she shares her unique perspective on the brain and its capacity for recovery.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Taylor, J. B. (2008). My stroke of insight: a brain scientist's personal journey. Large print edition. Waterville, Me.: Thorndike Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Taylor, Jill Bolte, 1959-. 2008. My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey. Waterville, Me.: Thorndike Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Taylor, Jill Bolte, 1959-, My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey. Waterville, Me.: Thorndike Press, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Taylor, Jill Bolte. My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey. Large print edition. Waterville, Me.: Thorndike Press, 2008.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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