Measuring the World

  • by Daniel Kehlman
  • Narrated by Humphrey Bower
  • 8 hrs and 15 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

More than 600,000 copies sold in Germany, knocking both J.K. Rowling and Dan Brown off the best-seller lists.The most successful German novel since Patrick Süskind's Perfume.Measuring the World recreates the parallel but contrasting lives of two geniuses of the German Enlightenment - the naturalist and explorer Alexander von Humboldt and the mathematician and physicist Carl Friedrich Gauss. Daniel Kehlmann has produced a novel of rare charm and readability, distinguished by its sly humor and unforgettable characterization.

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 31-10-2008
  • Publisher: Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd