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The Guardian of All Things

The Epic Story of Human Memory

Michael S Malone

‘The story of memory is, in the end, the story of freedom.’ From cave paintings to the internet, humans have always sought out ways to store, use and pass on information, and the complexity of human memory is unique in the animal kingdom. In this scientific history of human civilization, Michael Malone reveals how memory has been the driving force behind some of our greatest achievements, whether in terms of safety, invention, or simple human happiness.

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  • Publisher: St Martin's Griffin
  • Year: 2012
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 304pp
  • Illustrated: No
  • ISBN: 9781250023230
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.3kg
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