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Robert Hine on Losing and Regaining his Sight.

From sight to blindness to sight again. Robert Hine is Professor of History at the University of California. He lost his sight 15 years ago, and just recently regained the use of one eye. He's written a new book about what it's like to lose one's sight and then to see again: "Second Sight." (University of California Press).

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Other segments from the episode on August 9, 1993

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 9, 1993: Interview with George Kuchar; Interview with Robert Hine; Commentary on saxophone solos.

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