My brief history by Stephen Hawking


This is an autobiography of the famous physicist Stephen Hawking. He is one person who has probably inspired me the most in my life. His book “A brief history of time” made me fall in love with physics more than a decade back. So happy that I read this book finally about him and his research.

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Surely you’re joking Mr. Feynman


This is one of my most favorite books and Feynman is one of my favorite scientists. I read this book again this year, since it had been more than a decade since I last read this book. It was almost like reading it for the first time since I did not remember most part of the book.

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Biographies I want to read

I love reading and also collecting biographies and autobiographies of famous men and women, especially scientists and mathematicians. I somehow make it a point to buy and read at least one biography/memoir every year. There have been some scientists/mathematicians/engineers about whose life and research I have been wanting to learn more from a long time. Let me present here some people whose biography I am very eager to read.

Please let me know if you have already read any of these books or any other book on these famous personalities. Also suggest me any other good biographies that you have read.

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