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The Resource The last lecture, Randy Pausch with Jeffrey Zaslow

The last lecture, Randy Pausch with Jeffrey Zaslow

Label
The last lecture
Title
The last lecture
Statement of responsibility
Randy Pausch with Jeffrey Zaslow
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reflections of a Carnegie Mellon computer science professor who lectured on "Really achieving your childhood dreams," shortly after having been diagnosed with terminal cancer. His advice concerned seizing the moment while living, rather than dying
Summary
The author, a computer science professor diagnosed with terminal cancer, explores his life, the lessons that he has learned, how he has worked to achieve his childhood dreams, and the effect of his diagnosis on him and his family
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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258269
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Pausch, Randy
Dewey number
  • 004.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Zaslow, Jeffrey
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True
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  • Pausch, Randy
  • Computer scientists
  • Cancer
  • Success
  • Death
Target audience
adult
Label
The last lecture, Randy Pausch with Jeffrey Zaslow
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- The last lecture -- Really achieving your childhood dreams -- Adventures ... and lessons learned -- Enabling the dreams of others -- It's about how to live your life -- Final remarks -- Acknowledgments
Control code
ocn183266069
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 206 p.
Isbn
9781401323257
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)183266069
Label
The last lecture, Randy Pausch with Jeffrey Zaslow
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- The last lecture -- Really achieving your childhood dreams -- Adventures ... and lessons learned -- Enabling the dreams of others -- It's about how to live your life -- Final remarks -- Acknowledgments
Control code
ocn183266069
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 206 p.
Isbn
9781401323257
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)183266069

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