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Pieces of light : how the new science of memory illuminates the stories we tell about our pasts

Author: Charles Fernyhough
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Blending the most up-to-date science with literature and personal stories, a psychologist provides an illuminating look at human memory--the way people remember and forget.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Fernyhough
ISBN: 9780062237897 0062237896
OCLC Number: 802324403
Description: 305 pages : 1 illustration ; 24 cm
Contents: Casting a line --
Getting lost --
The scent museum --
The sunny never-never --
Walking at Goldhanger --
Negotiating the past --
The plan of what might be --
The feeling of remembering --
Remember me a story --
The horror returning --
The Martha tapes --
A special kind of truth.
Responsibility: Charles Fernyhough.
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Blending the most up-to-date science with literature and personal stories, a psychologist provides an illuminating look at human memory--the way people remember and forget.

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