Coverart for item
The Resource Wild nights : how taming sleep created our restless world, Benjamin Reiss

Wild nights : how taming sleep created our restless world, Benjamin Reiss

Label
Wild nights : how taming sleep created our restless world
Title
Wild nights
Title remainder
how taming sleep created our restless world
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin Reiss
Title variation
How taming sleep created our restless world
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the history of how the rules associated with sleep in the modern world came to into being, and how people continue to struggle to adapt themselves to these narrowly defined rules
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reiss, Benjamin
Dewey number
616.8/4982
Index
index present
LC call number
RC547
LC item number
.R446 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sleep disorders
  • Sleep
  • Sleep
Target audience
adult
Label
Wild nights : how taming sleep created our restless world, Benjamin Reiss
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The gates of sleep -- Part I: The invention of normal sleep -- Before sleep was normal -- A different drummer -- Part II: Taming sleep -- Lady Macbeth's doctor, or, Sleepwalkers and lunatics -- Sleeping slaves, waking masters -- Part III: Rocking the cradle -- Wild things -- Utopian sleepers -- Part IV: Global weirding -- Beyond normal -- Epilogue. Three chairs
Control code
ocn953806255
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780465061952
Lccn
2016043568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
616.8498 R278 ; XX-N ; [A16BP120, #54, 3@28.00, LAP/CD]
System control number
(OCoLC)953806255
Label
Wild nights : how taming sleep created our restless world, Benjamin Reiss
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The gates of sleep -- Part I: The invention of normal sleep -- Before sleep was normal -- A different drummer -- Part II: Taming sleep -- Lady Macbeth's doctor, or, Sleepwalkers and lunatics -- Sleeping slaves, waking masters -- Part III: Rocking the cradle -- Wild things -- Utopian sleepers -- Part IV: Global weirding -- Beyond normal -- Epilogue. Three chairs
Control code
ocn953806255
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780465061952
Lccn
2016043568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
616.8498 R278 ; XX-N ; [A16BP120, #54, 3@28.00, LAP/CD]
System control number
(OCoLC)953806255

Library Locations

    • Grandview BranchBorrow it
      12930 Booth Lane, Grandview, MO, 64030 , US
      38.889325 -94.521551
    • South Independence BranchBorrow it
      13700 E. 35th St., Independence, MO, 64055 , US
      39.05803 -94.41822
    • Woodneath Library CenterBorrow it
      8900 NE Flintlock Road, Kansas City, MO, 64157, US
      39.253636 -94.467911
Processing Feedback ...