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In Memory Yet Green

(1979)
The Autobiography of Isaac Asimov, 1920-1954
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This autobiography is detailed, showing how the Russian-speaking youth moved from being an English-illiterate to the self-taught genius that all came to know. It relates how he heard people pronounce street names, examined the street signs & figured out how to read before he began his formal education. This is the story as told when he didn't feel that he was running out of time. It has a sense of fun (cf. The Endochronic Properties of Theotimoline 'practice paper' he wrote prior to his Ph.D examination). Ranging widely, it includes whole stories as examples

    


Hardback Editions

February 1979 : USA Hardback
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Title: In Memory Yet Green: The Autobiography of Isaac Asimov, 1920-1954
Author(s): Isaac Asimov
ISBN: 0-385-13679-X / 978-1-299-45532-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Doubleday
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Paperback Editions

April 1980 : USA Paperback
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Title: In Memory Yet Green: The Autobiography of Isaac Asimov
Author(s): Isaac Asimov
ISBN: 0-380-75432-0 / 978-0-380-75432-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Avon Books (P)
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