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A Fitful History of Sleep

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A Fitful History of Sleep

A Fitful History of Sleep

A Fitful History of Sleep

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Historian Roger Ekirch argues that an uninterrupted night's rest is a modern invention. His op-ed appears in Sunday's New York Times.

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Roger Ekirch, professor of history at Virginia Tech

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