Admissions: Life as a Brain Surgeon by Henry Marsh

Admissions: Life as a Brain Surgeon

Henry Marsh

288 pages first pub 2017 (editions)

nonfiction memoir informative reflective slow-paced


Henry Marsh has spent a lifetime operating on the surgical front line. There have been exhilarating highs and devastating lows, but his love for the practice of neurosurgery has never wavered. Following the publication of his celebrated New York T...

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informative 85%
reflective 85%
emotional 42%
challenging 35%
inspiring 28%
sad 25%
dark 17%
hopeful 10%
tense 7%
adventurous 3%
lighthearted 3%
mysterious 3%


slow 48%
medium 48%
fast 3%

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