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Be different adventures of a free-range Aspergian with practical advice for Aspergians, misfits, families & teachers by John Elder Robison

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Published by Crown Archetype in New York .
Written in English


  • Difference (Psychology),
  • Asperger"s syndrome,
  • Social Marginality,
  • Individual differences

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-275).

StatementJohn Elder Robison
LC ClassificationsRC553.A88 R63 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 286 p. ;
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25002105M
ISBN 109780307884817, 9780307884831
LC Control Number2010053205

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