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The Geography of Genius

A Search for the World's Most Creative Places from Ancient Athens to Silicon Valley

By Eric Weiner
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The Geography of Genius: A Search for the World's Most Creative Places from Ancient Athens to Silicon Valley by Eric Weiner

The Geography of Genius (2016) takes you on a journey around the world to places that have been at the epicenter of golden ages of creativity. You’ll discover what made these places so rich in human genius.

  • People intrigued by the development of genius
  • Lovers of history
  • Anyone interested in human creativity

Eric Weiner is a writer, columnist and public speaker. He is also the author of the New York Times bestseller The Geography of Bliss.


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