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Author Cole-Adams, Kate.
Title Anesthesia : the gift of oblivion and the mystery of consciousness / Kate Cole-Adams.
Publication Info. Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint Press, [2017]
©2017
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 11  615.7 C    IN LIBRARY
Description 408 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Into the blue -- Going under. Awake ; Denial ; Paralysis ; Two hearts -- The cold bosom of the ocean. Questions without answers ; Things you don't know you know ; Weird science ; Moonless nights ; Lost days ; The most famous anesthesiologist in the world -- Adrift. The island ; Dreams ; Altered states ; Ghost stories -- Small bright fish. General amnesia ; A working hypothesis ; The memory keepers ; The perfect anesthetic -- Merging currents. Coming apart ; The hypnotist ; Regression -- Surfacing. Pulsations and palpitations ; The shallows ; Blood and blushing ; Ballast ; That younger me ; Sky ; Letting go ; Wings.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Anesthesia -- Case studies.
Consciousness -- Physiological aspects.
Added Author New York Society Library. Book Committee. 2018. ZNS
Added Title Gift of oblivion and the mystery of consciousness
ISBN 9781619029507 hardcover
1619029502 hardcover