Born on a blue day : a memoir of Asperger's and an extraordinary mind / Daniel Tammet Tammet, Daniel, 1979-

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Tammet, Daniel, 1979-
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Tammet, Daniel, 1979-; Tammet, Daniel.; Asperger's syndrome - Patients.
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General; Adult
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Daniel Tammet sees numbers as shapes, colors, and textures, and can perform extraordinary calculations in his head. He can learn to speak new languages fluently in a week. In 2004, he memorized and recited more than 22,000 digits of pi, setting a record. He has savant syndrome and is virtually unique among people who have severe autistic disorders in that he is capable of living a fully independent life. He has emerged from the "other side" of autism with the ability to function successfully. The world's l.
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21034225

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