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Science  15 Apr 2005:
Vol. 308, Issue 5720, pp. 357-358
DOI: 10.1126/science.1109968

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Brain and Visual Perception The Story of a 25-Year Collaboration. By David H. Hubel and Torsten N. Wiesel. Oxford University Press, New York, 2004. 737 pp. $49.50, £29.99. ISBN 0-19-517618-9.

The authors survey their long-running and rewarding research on the brain and its development through a collection of papers they published between 1958 and 1983 accompanied by an overall introduction, comments on each paper, and a final summary.