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Genie: A Scientific Tragedy

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The compelling story of a young woman's emergence into the world after spending her first 13 years strapped to a chair, and her rescue and exploitation by scientists hoping to gain new insight into language acquisition.

About the Author

Russ Rymer is a journalist who has written for The New Yorker, Harper's, and the New York Times. His first book, Genie, was nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award. He lives in Los Angles.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060924652
Subtitle:
A Scientific Tragedy
Author:
Rymer, Russ
Author:
by Russ Rymer
Publisher:
Harper Perennial
Location:
New York, NY :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Abuse
Subject:
Abused children
Subject:
Scientists
Subject:
Abused children -- California -- Biography.
Subject:
Scientists - General
Subject:
Abuse - General
Subject:
General Psychology & Psychiatry
Subject:
GEnie
Subject:
Biography-Scientists
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Series Volume:
R1050
Publication Date:
19940112
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.16x5.88x.60 in. .43 lbs.

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