The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat: And Other Clinical Tales Audiobook

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by Oliver Sacks
THE Guy WHO MISTOOK HIS Spouse FOR A HAT brings jointly 20-four of Oliver Sacks most intriguing and beloved case scientific studies. The sufferers in these pages are confronted with almost inconceivably odd neurological disorders in Sacks telling, their tales are a profound testomony to the adaptability of the human mind and the resilience of the human spirit.Dr. Sacks treats each of his subjects the amnesic fifty-calendar year-old gentleman who thinks himself to be a young sailor in the Navy, the disembodied woman whose limbs have grow to be alien to her, and of training course the famous man who mistook his wife for a hat with a deep regard for the special personal living beneath the disorder. These tales inspire awe and empathy, making it possible for the reader to enter the uncanny worlds of those with autism, Alzheimer’s, Tourette’s syndrome, and other unfathomable neurological problems. One of the great medical writers of the 20th century (The New York Moments), Dr. Sacks delivers to…

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