The Woman Who Walked into the Sea: Huntington's and the Making of a Genetic Disease (Paperback)Alice Wexler (author)
Paperback 288 Pages / Published: 02/02/2010
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"Detailed and evocative. . . . Wexler re-creates a picture of a long-ago place where doctors lived next-door to their patients and where generation after generation of a community's most prominent members struggled with a crippling disease."-Amy Dockser Marcus, Wall Street Journal Alice Wexler is a research scholar at the UCLA Center for the Study of Women and the author of Mapping Fate: A Memoir of Family, Risk, and Genetic Research.
Publisher: Yale University Press
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 431 g
Dimensions: 235 x 156 x 16 mm
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