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What is this thing called sleep?

J. Bradley Hoskisson

What is this thing called sleep?

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Published by Davis-Poynter in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sleep disorders.,
  • Sleep.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Jack Bradley Hoskisson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC547 .H67
    The Physical Object
    Pagination179 p. ;
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4952866M
    ISBN 100706701844
    LC Control Number76381090


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Part 1 demystifies this beguiling thing called sleep: what it is, what it isn’t, who sleeps, how much they sleep, how human beings should sleep (but are not), and how sleep changes across your life span or that of your child, for better and for ed on: J Doctor Sleep is a horror novel by American writer Stephen King and the sequel to his novel The book reached the first position on The New York Times Best Seller list for print and ebook fiction (combined), hardcover fiction, and ebook fiction.

Doctor Sleep won the Bram Stoker Award for Best Novel. The novel was adapted into a film of the same name, which was Author: Stephen King. The first part of this book does not really address "why we sleep". Instead, the book describes "what happens if we do not get enough sleep." Not until about halfway through the book, does the question "why we sleep" really get answered.

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Joni Aldrich, 57, of Winston-Salem, N.C., began to dread sleep after she lost her husband to brain cancer four years ago. After he had a seizure, she had to make the difficult decision.By Theodore Roethke.

I wake to sleep, and take my waking slow. I feel my fate in what I cannot fear. I learn by going where I have to go. We think by feeling. What is there to know? I hear my being dance from ear to ear. I wake to sleep, and take my waking slow. Of those so close beside me, which are you?

God bless the Ground! I shall walk.