Moonwalking with Einstein is a book by Joshua Foer that looks at the modern revival of the 2,500 year old craft of memory. The book describes the journey of the author as he goes from a journalist who is writing an article about memory competitions, to a mental athlete, obsessed with the sport, who eventually wins the 2006 USA Memory Championship. Read more
Below are some books related to memory improvement that I’ve read so far, in no particular order. My favorites are in bold.
Note: for a shorter, more beginner-friendly list, please see the FAQ: What are the best memory books to read?
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