Wednesday, April 06, 2005
Weird Don Quixote news
Physicists in Spain are celebrating the 400th anniversary of publication of Don Quixote in a very small way: they wrote the first paragraph on a silicon chip in letters so tiny the whole 1,000-page book would fit on the tips of six human hairs. (AP)
Sherman Alexie cancels book tour for memoir about his mother.
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