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The Family That Couldn't Sleep

A Medical Mystery

D. T. Max

For two hundred years a noble Venetian family has suffered from an inherited disease that strikes their members in middle age, stealing their sleep, eating holes in their brains, and ending their lives in a matter of months. In Papua New Guinea, a primitive tribe is nearly obliterated by a sickness whose chief symptom is uncontrollable laughter. Ac...
Publish Date
2007-09-11T00:00:00.000Z
2007-09-11T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 2006
Goodreads rating
3.92
ISBN
9780812972528
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
2022-08-09T21:36:16.000Z
@Caroline_Bartma Loved that book      source