Point of view in personal memories

@article{Nigro1983PointOV,
  title={Point of view in personal memories},
  author={Georgia N. Nigro and Ulric Neisser},
  journal={Cognitive Psychology},
  year={1983},
  volume={15},
  pages={467-482}
}
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