Monthly Archives: April 2013

Notes on Reading: Reading Lives

I feel the fundamental question underlying biography reading is: Why? Why the life of this person? Why only this person? Why Murray Gell-Mann but not John Archibald Wheeler? Why Isaac Asimov but not Robert Anson Heinlein? Why Richard Feynman but not Edward … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Musings, Notes on Biography, Notes on Reading, Notes on Science, Science | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment