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Possessing Genius

The True Account of the Bizarre Odyssey of Einstein"s Brain
  • 400 Pages
  • 3.47 MB
  • 5262 Downloads
  • English
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St. Martin"s Griffin
History, Scientists - General, Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology, Biography & Autobiography, Science, Biography/Autobiog
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9855834M
ISBN 100312303041
ISBN 139780312303044

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Einstein died in a Princeton, NJ hospital in /5(12). If Michael Paterniti’s Driving Mr. Albert () whetted the appetite, Possessing Genius provides a satisfying feast, exploring the mystery of Harvey’s behavior, revealing the motives and roles of others in the strange saga, and illuminating changes in the field of brain research in the past half century.

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Instead, it was the culmination of a very old story. In Possessing Genius, award-winning journalist Carolyn Abraham presents the whole story-the mysteries, myths, and almost unbelievable facts-of the brain's postmortem odyssey.

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"He had some big professional hopes pinned on that brain," says Carolyn Abraham, who met Harvey while researching her book Possessing Genius: The Bizarre Odyssey of Einstein's Brain.In a superb book that judiciously blends celebrations of genius with cautionary tales, this counsel strikes a discordant note, and at a time when the triumph of equality is belied by persistent.