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User Review  - larryerick - LibraryThing

This is a rather strange book. Really, it's just a book of someone telling personal stories, just like you might have a friend, or a friend of a friend, tell stories while visiting in your living room ... Read full review

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Review: Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!: Adventures of a Curious Character

User Review  - Yinxi - Goodreads

So many interesting stories to read. Observation of ant matching, deciphering safes in Alamo and Feynman's visiting years in Brazil are just as appealing as how he wins the Nobel. Read full review

Review: Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!: Adventures of a Curious Character

User Review  - Grant Barnes - Goodreads

Not for everyone, but if you have ADD and a love for science you will enjoy Feynman's shenanigans. Read full review

Review: Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!: Adventures of a Curious Character

User Review  - Richard - Goodreads

They say you should never meet your heroes. Maybe you shouldn't read their memoirs, either. Feynman is a genius and a polymath, but he's also kind of an asshole. This book reads like it was written by ... Read full review

Review: Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!: Adventures of a Curious Character

User Review  - Sachin Govind - Goodreads

filled with humour Read full review

Review: Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!: Adventures of a Curious Character

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

Mr. Feynman apparently had both abundant talents at just about everything he tried and an ego the size of the moon; those two characteristics together make him a highly entertaining storyteller. I ... Read full review

Review: Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!: Adventures of a Curious Character

User Review  - Jarred Wright - Goodreads

A delightful, wonderful book with wit, lightheartedness, the spirit of scientific curiosity, and occasional tidbits of wisdom that will stick with you after you read this always entertaining collection of stories. Read full review

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