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Born on a blue day : inside the extraordinary mind of an autistic savant : a memoir

Author: Daniel Tammet
Publisher: New York : Free Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Free Press edView all editions and formats
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Daniel Tammet sees numbers as shapes and can perform extraordinary calculations in his head. he can learn new languages to fluency in a week, and in 2004 he memorized and recited more than 22,000digits of pi, setting a record. he has Savant syndrome, but is capable of living an independent life, and has written this extraordinary autobiography.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Daniel Tammet; Daniel Tammet
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Tammet
ISBN: 1416535071 9781416535072
OCLC Number: 229303091
Notes: Originally published: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2006.
Description: ix, 226 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Daniel Tammet.

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Daniel Tammet sees numbers as shapes and can perform extraordinary calculations in his head. he can learn new languages to fluency in a week, and in 2004 he memorized and recited more than 22,000digits of pi, setting a record. he has Savant syndrome, but is capable of living an independent life, and has written this extraordinary autobiography.

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