How is your brain like a zebra?
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How is your brain like a zebra? a new human neurotypology by Judith L. Lauter

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Published by Xlibris Corporation in [Philadelphia] .
Written in English

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Includes index.

StatementJudith L. Lauter
LC ClassificationsQP430 .L38 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination206 p. :
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24460414M
ISBN 10143635661X, 1436356601
ISBN 109781436356619, 9781436356602
LC Control Number2008906192

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