At First Sight
(story "To See and Not See" - as Oliver Sacks M.D.)
Author, non-fiction "Oaxaca Journal" (National Geographic, 2002)
1 Print Biography |
2 Interviews |
4 Articles |
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Oliver Sacks M.D. | Dr. Oliver Sacks | Oribâ Sakkusu
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[on discovering that the study of modern chemistry was more theoretical than tactile] This seemed an awful prospect, for I - at least - needed to smell and touch and feel, to place myself, my senses in the middle of the perceptual world. I had dreamed of becoming a chemist, but the chemistry that really stirred me was the lovingly detailed, naturalistic, descriptive chemistry of the nineteenth ...
One of his first cousins was Abba Eban
, Israeli diplomat, author, scholar, narrator of the nine-part TV series "Heritage" (1987) and another TV series. He completed one film, "The Brink of Peace".