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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Harold Klawans  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;


Died: 1998 in Chicago, Illinois

-- Harold Klawans on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Harold Klawans was born in Chicago. After graduating with an M. D. degree from the University of Illinois in 1962, Dr. Klawans became a neurologist and professor of neurology and pharmacology at Rush Medical College, in chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Harold Klawans was an academic neurologist who also had a parallel career as a writer.

Published Works

  • Pharmacology of Extrapyramidial Movement Disorders, S. Karger, 1973
  • Textbook of Clinical Neuropharmacology (with W. Weiner), Raven Press, 1981
  • The Medicine of History, Raven Press, 1982
  • Sins of Commission (Novel), Contemporary Books, 1982
  • The Third Temple (Novel), Raven Press, 1983

Selected Titles At Your Library

Textbook of clinical neuropharmacology and therapeutics /
ISBN: 0881677973. OCLC Number:

Raven Press,. New York :. ©1992.

The medicine of history from Paracelsus to Freud /
ISBN: 0890046840. OCLC Number:

Raven Press,. New York :. ©1982.

Sins of commission :
ISBN: 0809257610. OCLC Number:

Contemporary Books,. Chicago :. ©1982.



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