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Title:
Moonwalking with Einstein : the art and science of remembering everything
Author:
Foer, Joshua.
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Edition:
[Large print edition].
Publication Information:
Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, [2011]

©2011
Physical Description:
475 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Summary:
Citing costly memory-related inconveniences suffered by average individuals, a science journalist chronicles his own struggles with chronic forgetfulness and his life-changing year in memory training, as well as sharing historical lore and ancient memory techniques.
General Note:
Originally published: New York : Penguin Press, 2011.
Language:
English
Contents:
The smartest man is hard to find -- The man who remembered too much -- The expert expert -- The most forgetful man in the world -- The memory palace -- How to memorize a poem -- The end of remembering -- The OK plateau -- The talented tenth -- The little rain man in all of us -- The U.S. memory championship.
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ISBN:
9781410439154
Format :
Book