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The Resource Phineas Gage : a gruesome but true story about brain science, by John Fleischman

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

Label
Phineas Gage : a gruesome but true story about brain science
Title
Phineas Gage
Title remainder
a gruesome but true story about brain science
Statement of responsibility
by John Fleischman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
Tells the story of Phineas Gage, a railroad construction foreman who survived eleven years years after an accident in which a thirteen-pound iron rod shot through his brain
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2003
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2007
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
178791
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fleischman, John
Dewey number
  • 362.1/97481044/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC387.5
LC item number
.F565 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1030
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WL 354
NLM item number
F596p 2002
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gage, Phineas
  • Gage, Phineas
  • Gage, Phineas
  • Brain damage
  • Brain damage
  • Personality disorders
  • Brain damage
  • Brain damage
  • Personality disorders
  • Brain Damage
  • Brain Damage
  • Brain Injuries
  • Personality Disorders
  • Brain damage
  • Brain damage
  • Mental health
  • Personality disorders
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a gruesome but true story about brain science
Label
Phineas Gage : a gruesome but true story about brain science, by John Fleischman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Horrible accident" in Vermont -- What we thought about how we thought -- Following Phineas Gage -- Putting Phineas together again
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
86 pages
Isbn
9780605335653
Lccn
2001039253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)47216261
Label
Phineas Gage : a gruesome but true story about brain science, by John Fleischman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Horrible accident" in Vermont -- What we thought about how we thought -- Following Phineas Gage -- Putting Phineas together again
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
86 pages
Isbn
9780605335653
Lccn
2001039253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)47216261

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