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Uncle Tungsten: memories of a chemical boyhood

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Neurologist and storyteller Oliver Sacks recalls his childhood fascination for numbers, metals, and natural patterns, and tells how he was encouraged by his Uncle Dave, a lightbulb manufacturer known as "Uncle Tungsten," to investigate the mysteries of chemistry.
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9780804172158
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subject_facet Neurologists -- England -- Biography, Sacks, Oliver, -- 1933- -- Childhood and youth, Sacks, Oliver, -- 1933- -- Knowledge -- Chemistry, Sacks, Oliver, -- 1933-2015
title_display Uncle Tungsten : memories of a chemical boyhood
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