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Author Foer, Joshua.
Title Moonwalking with Einstein : the art and science of remembering everything / Joshua Foer.
Published New York : Penguin Press, 2011.
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 Learning Commons Bestsellers  BF385 .F64 2011    IN LIBRARY
Description 307 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-297) and index.
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 US memory championships.
Summary Having achieved the seemingly unachievable-- becoming a U.S. Memory Champion-- Foer shows how anyone with enough training and determination can achieve mastery of their memory.
Subject Mnemonics.
ISBN 159420229X (hbk.)
9781594202292 (hbk.)
9780143120537 (pbk.)
0143120530 (pbk.)
OCLC number 646111979