Thorndike Press

The End of Memory: A Natural History of Aging and Alzheimer's

  • Jay Ingram
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  • ISBN-10: 1410488772
  • ISBN-13: 9781410488770
  • DDC: 616.8
  • Shipping Weight: 1.15 lbs ( .52 kgs)
  • 440 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released April 2016

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An illuminating biography of "the plague of the twenty-first century" and scientists' efforts to understand and, they hope, prevent it, The End of Memory is a book for those who want to find out the true story behind an affliction that wreaks havoc on the lives of millions.


Customer Reviews

"With crackerjack storytelling and fast-paced prose, Ingram examines recent research into Alzheimer's. . . . [his] first-rate medical writing makes this excellent history a must-read. "

— Publishers Weekly (starred)