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A Partisan's Daughter written by Louis de Bernieres performed by Sian Thomas and Jeff Rawle on Audio CD (Unabridged)

A Partisan's Daughter written by Louis de Bernieres performed by Sian Thomas and Jeff Rawle on Audio CD (Unabridged)£19.99

The new audiobook from the acclaimed author of Birds Without Wings and Captain Corelli's Mandolin is a love story at once raw and sweetly funny, wry and heartbreakingly sad. Chris is bored, lonely, trapped in a loveless, sexless marriage. In his forties, he's a stranger to the 1970s youth culture of London, a...

Driving Mr. Albert - A Trip Across America with Einstein's Brain written by Michael Paterniti performed by Casey Jones on CD (Unabridged)

Driving Mr. Albert - A Trip Across America with Einstein's Brain written by Michael Paterniti performed by Casey Jones on CD (Unabridged)
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ISBN:  9781480541016
Genre - Main:  Non-Fiction
Genre - Specific:  Travel
Duration:  473 mins
Length:  Unabridged
Author:  Michael Paterniti
Narrator 1:  Casey Jones

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This extraordinary travel book tells the true story of how in 1997 writer Michael Paterniti agreed to take a road trip from New Jersey to California, reuniting the preserved brain of the great scientist Albert Einstein (1879-1955) with his granddaughter Evelyn. Paterniti's improbable travelling companion is...

84-year-old Thomas Harvey, the pathologist who not only removed Einstein's brain from his head during the autopsy but purloined it from Princeton Hospital also! Storing the great scientist's brain in Tupperware zipped inside a grey duffel-bag, they rent a Buick Skylark, and drive from New Jersey to Ohio, Kansas City to Dodge City, Los Alamos to Las Vegas, finally achieving their bizarre reunion in Berkeley, California.

A singular journey - and a unique book.

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