The Point of Vanishing: A Memoir of Two Years in Solitude
Blowout Sale! Save 51% on the The Point of Vanishing: A Memoir of Two Years in Solitude by Tantor Audio at Spring Brook Audio. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. On a clear May afternoon at the end of his junior year at Harvard, Howard Axelrod played a pick-up game of basketball. In a skirmish for a loose ball, a boy's finger hooked behind Axelrod's eyeball and left him permanently blinded in his right eye.
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On a clear May afternoon at the end of his junior year at Harvard, Howard Axelrod played a pick-up game of basketball. In a skirmish for a loose ball, a boy's finger hooked behind Axelrod's eyeball and left him permanently blinded in his right eye. A week later, he returned to the same dorm room, but to a different world. A world where nothing looked solid, where the distance between how people saw him and how he saw had widened into a gulf. Desperate for a sense of orientation he could trust, he retreated to a jerry-rigged house in the Vermont woods, where he lived without a computer or television, and largely without human contact, for two years. He needed to find, away from society's pressures and rush, a sense of meaning that couldn't be changed in an instant.
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|Item Size:||1.1 x 5.3 x 5.3 inches|
|Package Weight:||0.45 pounds|
|Package Size:||5.5 x 1.1 x 1.1 inches|
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