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Born on a blue day : the gift of an extraordinary mind

Author: Daniel Tammet
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Free Press edView all editions and formats
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An autistic savant with genius-level mathematical talents describes how he was shunned by his classmates in spite of his super-human capacity for math and language and offers insight into how he experiences the world.
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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: 489670165
Description: ix, 226 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Daniel Tammet.

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An autistic savant with genius-level mathematical talents describes how he was shunned by his classmates in spite of his super-human capacity for math and language and offers insight into how he experiences the world.

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