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Gracefully insane : the rise and fall of America's premier mental hospital / Alex Beam.

Beam, Alex. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Linn Libraries Consortium. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Albany Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albany Main Library 362.21 BEAM (Text) IALBO02337002F Book Club Available -

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  • ISBN: 1586481614 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781586481612 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 273 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Public Affairs, c2001.

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General Note: 17 copies.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: A visit to the museum of the cures -- by the best people, for the best people -- the mayflower screwballs -- the country clubbers -- the search for the cure -- the talk cure: Freud and man at Mclean -- welcome to the twentieth century -- the mad poets' society -- staying on: the elders from planet upham -- diagnosis: "Hippiephrenia" -- physician, heal thyself -- life goes on.
Subject: McLean Hospital > History.
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