My Brief History

My Brief History

Audiobook CD - 2013
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Recounts Stephen Hawking's improbable journey, from his postwar London boyhood to his years of international acclaim and celebrity. Writing with characteristic humility and humor, Hawking opens up about the challenges that confronted him following his diagnosis of ALS at age 21. Tracing his progress as a thinker, he explains how the prospect of an early death urged him onward through numerous intellectual breakthroughs, and talks about the genesis of his masterpiece A Brief History of Time.
Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2013
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9780804164283
0804164282
Branch Call Number: 92 H313m 2013 CD
Characteristics: 2 sound discs (2 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: Brenher, Matthew

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AzDesertDan
May 10, 2017

A delightful look at a disabled person making the best of himself. He speaks of his accomplishments with some self deprecating humor.
The audio version is the way to "read" this book.

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