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Published: 21 December 2017

512 Pages

ISBN: 9780190842833

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Winner of the BMA Illustrated Book Award 2018!

Cajal's Neuronal Forest

Science and Art

Javier DeFelipe,PhD

  • Includes a gallery of 275 original Santiago Ramón y Cajal drawings, which is the largest collection printed to date;
  • Shows the beauty of science as seen through the artist's eye, with a particular focus on neurons, nerves, and glial cells resembling trees and other flora;
  • Provides historical context to the work of the father of modern neuroscience;
  • Sister volume to the seminal text "Cajal's Butterflies of the Soul" by Javier DeFelipe published in 2009

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