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The Resource Phineas Gage : a gruesome but true story about brain science, by John Fleischman

Phineas Gage : a gruesome but true story about brain science, by John Fleischman

Label
Phineas Gage : a gruesome but true story about brain science
Title
Phineas Gage
Title remainder
a gruesome but true story about brain science
Statement of responsibility
by John Fleischman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The true story of Phineas Gage, whose brain had been pierced by an iron rod in 1848, and who survived and became a case study in how the brain functions
Summary
Tells the story of Phineas Gage, a railroad construction foreman who survived eleven years years after an accident in which a thirteen-pound iron rod shot through his brain
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2003
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2007
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
178791
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Senior High School
  • Wilson's Junior High School
  • School Library Journal
Dewey number
  • 362.1/97481044/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 7.6
  • 5-8
  • 1030
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
RC387.5
LC item number
.F565 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1030
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
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a gruesome but true story about brain science
Label
Phineas Gage : a gruesome but true story about brain science, by John Fleischman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [80]-81) and index
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
13972798
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
86 pages
Isbn
9780618052523
Lccn
2001039253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (InCu)0707F64D36BD47F1BC0F7CF20F85F2F7
  • (IMchF)fol08360464
Label
Phineas Gage : a gruesome but true story about brain science, by John Fleischman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [80]-81) and index
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
13972798
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
86 pages
Isbn
9780618052523
Lccn
2001039253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (InCu)0707F64D36BD47F1BC0F7CF20F85F2F7
  • (IMchF)fol08360464

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