The Resource Brain on fire : [my month of madness], Susannah Cahalan, (CD sound recording)

Brain on fire : [my month of madness], Susannah Cahalan, (CD sound recording)

Label
Brain on fire : [my month of madness]
Title
Brain on fire
Title remainder
[my month of madness]
Statement of responsibility
Susannah Cahalan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Unabridged. Her medical record, from a month-long hospital stay of which she had no memory, showed psychosis, violence, and dangerous instability. Yet, only weeks earlier she had been a healthy, ambitious twenty-four-old. Susannah's astonishing memoir chronicles the swift path of her illness and the lucky, last-minute intervention led by one of the few doctors capable of saving her life
Title
Brain on fire
Creator
Summary
An account of the author's struggle with a rare brain-attacking autoimmune disease traces how she woke up in a hospital room with no memory of baffling psychotic symptoms, describing the last-minute intervention by a doctor who identified the source of her illness
Subject
Genre
Pace
Writing style
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10196849
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
616.8/320092
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
RC390
LC item number
.C24 2012ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Reading by Heather Henderson of the 2012 book
Target audience
adult
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my month of madness
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my month of madness
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Susannah Cahalan
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Brain on fire : [my month of madness], Susannah Cahalan, (CD sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
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  • HOU-CEN
  • PTN-EWHP
  • HOU-KEN
  • HOU-OAK
  • HOU-STE
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm794367459
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs (7.75 hrs.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781611749786
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
794978
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u1159065
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794367459
  • (Sirsi) a1159065
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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