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Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer
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Oct 31, 2011

it was amazing
bookshelves: wishlist, library, 2012-reads, non-fiction, awesome, psychology, 5-stars, jsf
Read from April 06 to 13, 2012

I'm still mind blown by this book.
Very entertaining. Nice voice with a good sense of humor.
Highly educational. Surprising stuff.
Intriguing memory techniques that actually work. Yep, I tried them.
Awesome, awesome, awesome.

I might come back to give this amazing book a proper review when I can think of things to say.

The Foers for the win!
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Reading Progress

04/10/2012 page 23
7.0% "Fascinating. A little difficult to understand at first."
04/11/2012 page 109
34.0% "The technique called 'the memory palace' that's described in this book intrigued me, so I tried it. As Ed Cooke tries to have Foer memorize his to-do list of 15 things, explaining him what to do and how to use 'the memory palace', I tried it along with him. Surprisingly, 6 hours later, I still remember that list very clearly! This is sort of amazing."

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