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In the Palaces of Memory

George Johnson

In the Palaces of Memory

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Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

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  • Fiction,
  • Science Fiction - General,
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    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7682911M
    ISBN 100517285835
    ISBN 109780517285831


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Jameux’s examination of Bruno’s Brand: Inner Traditions/Bear & Company. In the Palaces of Memory is a rich and lucid guide to this entangled and enchanting domain." -- James Gleick, author of Chaos.

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Even as you read these words, a tiny portion Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. Lynne Kelly is a science writer and researcher who specializes in forms of memory in the ancient world, as well as a competitive memory expert in her own right.

She has .