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My stroke of insight: a brain scientist's personal journey
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Published:
New York : Viking, 2008.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First Viking edition.
Physical Desc:
183 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780670020744, 0670020745

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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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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. First Viking edition. New York: Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Taylor, Jill Bolte. 2008. My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey. New York: Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Taylor, Jill Bolte, My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey. New York: Viking, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Taylor, Jill Bolte. My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey. First Viking edition. New York: Viking, 2008. Print.

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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