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Daniel Kehlmann was born in Munich in 1975 and moved to Vienna in 1981, where he studied literature and philosophy at university before going on to complete his doctorate - a thesis on the sublime in the works of Immanuel Kant.

If you like Daniel Kehlmann you might also like to read books by Vladimir Nabokov, Marcel Proust and Iain Pears.

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Measuring the World by Daniel Kehlmann
Measuring the World
Daniel Kehlmann
The fascinating true story of two German scientists – Alexander von Humboldt and Carl Friedrich Grauss - and their quest to discover facts about the world that we take for granted today. The two eccentrics are completely different characters from...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/10/2007
Measuring the World by Daniel Kehlmann
Measuring the World
Daniel Kehlmann
The fascinating true story of two German scientists – Alexander von Humboldt and Carl Friedrich Grauss - and their quest to discover facts about the world that we take for granted today. The two eccentrics are completely different characters from...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/04/2007

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