From Library Journal
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Fascinating and touching story. I'm halfway through and decided to look on Ut00be and found this documentary material. Read morePublished 19 months ago by D K
Excellently written story about the discovery of the cause of Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease and how to cure it (cure still not allowed in US). Read morePublished 22 months ago by IAN W ROBERTSON
I am only half way through, but the quote on the cover by Oliver Sacks says it all.Published 22 months ago by Sam
A great read.
Six heroin addicts who did some "bad dope" (an underground lab's version of a Demerol analogue), and who strangely went into full-blown Parkinson's... Read more
On the narrative: This book is very well-written. The authors have done a very good job of making the "case" readable and compelling. Read morePublished on December 22, 2012 by William
So I had this Toxicology class where the professor had the film. I was so intrigued by the story that I searched everywhere for the film and no luck. Read morePublished on March 11, 2012 by R. M. Gallardo
I read the book but it was borrowed via an inter-library loan. I ordered the book a week ago because I went to a talk by the author. Very interesting stuff. Read morePublished on November 21, 2011 by Mom Writer
I have not read the entire book yet -- but the condition was exactly as listed on Amazon when I received it via mail.Published on June 7, 2010 by Jeana
So these six junkies show up on Monday, back in the early Eighties, with full blown Parkinson's, and they had all been in good shape on Friday -- well, for a junkie, anyway. Read morePublished on December 2, 2009 by Richard Katz