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The Resource A stitch of time : the year a brain injury changed my language and life, Lauren Marks

A stitch of time : the year a brain injury changed my language and life, Lauren Marks

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A stitch of time : the year a brain injury changed my language and life
Title
A stitch of time
Title remainder
the year a brain injury changed my language and life
Statement of responsibility
Lauren Marks
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An eloquent memoir of a 27 year old actress who suffered a massive brain aneurysm onstage at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and awoke to discover that she had aphasia, a rare condition in which one loses the ability to speak, read and write"--Provided by publisher
Summary
A young woman describes the brain aneurysm that left her with serious cognitive deficiencies, including aphasia, the loss of the ability to understand speech, and chronicles the year she spent fighting her way back, relearning and re-experiencing things most adults take for granted
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10563251
Cataloging source
DLC
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Marks, Lauren
Dewey number
  • 616.1/330092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Marks, Lauren
  • Aphasic persons
  • Aneurysms
  • Aphasia
  • Aneurysms
  • Actresses
Target audience
adult
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the year a brain injury changed my language and life
Label
A stitch of time : the year a brain injury changed my language and life, Lauren Marks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-358)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn952277163
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 362 pages
Isbn
9781451697513
Lccn
2016024572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)952277163
Label
A stitch of time : the year a brain injury changed my language and life, Lauren Marks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-358)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn952277163
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 362 pages
Isbn
9781451697513
Lccn
2016024572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)952277163

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