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Author Summers-Bremner, Eluned, 1966-
Title Insomnia : a cultural history / Eluned Summers-Bremner.
Publication Info. London : Reaktion Books, c2008.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 11  616.8 S    IN LIBRARY
Description 176 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-173).
Contents Sleeplessness in the ancient world -- Love, labour, anxiety -- The sleep of reason -- The night of empire -- Cities that never sleep -- Wired.
Subject Insomnia.
Insomnia -- Social aspects.
Wakefulness in literature.
Sleep -- Folklore.
ISBN 9781861893178 (pbk.)
1861893175 (pbk.)