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Pieces of Light

How the New Science of Memory Illuminates the Stories We Tell About Our Pasts by Charles Fernyhough

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5:19pm, May 2, 2013

A psychologist outlines a new understanding of how the brain forms memories, not by taking snapshots but by re-creating them each time.

Harper, 2013, 305 p., $26.99

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