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Oliver Sacks

Doctor, Author (9-Jul-1933 — 30-Aug-2015)

SUBJECT OF BOOKS


Oliver Sacks. On the Move: A Life. Knopf Doubleday. 2015. 416pp.

Oliver Sacks. Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood. Alfred A. Knopf. 2001. 337pp.


ARTICLES

  1. My Life with Oliver Sacks: "He was the most unusual person I had ever known"
    In this extract from his memoir, Bill Hayes, partner of Oliver Sacks, recalls the neurologist's unworldly charm, their remarkable stay with Björk in Iceland, and the dignity of Sacks's final weeks
    by Bill Hayes. The Guardian, 26-Mar-2017.


WEB PRESENCE

  1. Official Website: http://www.oliversacks.com/

  2. Twitter: @OliverSacks


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  5. New York Times Obituary [link]




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