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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood

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'If you did not think that gallium and iridium could move you, this superb book will change your mind' The Times In Uncle Tungsten Oliver Sacks evokes, with warmth and wit, his upbringing in wartime England. He tells of the large science-steeped family who fostered his early fascination with chemistry. There follow his years at boarding school where, though unhappy, he developed the intellectual curiosity that would shape his later life. And we hear of his return to London, an emotionally bereft ten-year-old who found ...

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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
2016, Picador, London

ISBN-13: 9781509813698

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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
2012, Picador, London

ISBN-13: 9780330523660

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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
2010, Picador, London

ISBN-13: 9780330390286

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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
2002, Vintage, New York

ISBN-13: 9780375704048

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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
2002, Vintage Books Canada

ISBN-13: 9780676975376

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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
2002, Picador, London

ISBN-13: 9780330490887

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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
2001, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780375404481

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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
2001, Knopf Canada, New York ;Toronto

ISBN-13: 9780676972610

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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
2001, Picador, London

ISBN-13: 9780330390279

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