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The guinea pig diaries : my life as an experiment, by A. J. Jacobs

Label
The guinea pig diaries : my life as an experiment
Title
The guinea pig diaries
Title remainder
my life as an experiment
Statement of responsibility
by A. J. Jacobs
Title variation
My life as an experiment
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a collection of his most hilarious and thought provoking experiments yet, A. J. Jacobs fearlessly takes on a series of life-altering challenges that provides readers with equal parts insight and humour. Among the many adventures: He outsources his life to a firm in Bangalore, India (they answer his e-mails and argue with his spouse) and spends a month practicing Radical Honesty in a chapter called "I Think You?re Fat"
Summary
A book of essays on all of A.J.'s hilarious adventures as a human guinea pig, including "My Outsourced Life" and "The Truth About Nakedness."
Tone
Writing style
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318612
Cataloging source
DLC
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1968-
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Jacobs, A. J.
Dewey number
814
Index
no index present
Literary form
humor satires etc
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print core
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  • Conduct of life
  • Self-actualisation (Psychology)
Target audience
adult
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my life as an experiment
Label
The guinea pig diaries : my life as an experiment, by A. J. Jacobs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
My life as a beautiful woman -- My outsourced life -- I think you're fat -- 240 minutes of fame -- The rationality project -- The truth about nakedness -- What would George Washington do? -- The unitasker -- Whipped
Control code
000044554780
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
367 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410420817
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009032438
System control number
(OCoLC)429634839
Label
The guinea pig diaries : my life as an experiment, by A. J. Jacobs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
My life as a beautiful woman -- My outsourced life -- I think you're fat -- 240 minutes of fame -- The rationality project -- The truth about nakedness -- What would George Washington do? -- The unitasker -- Whipped
Control code
000044554780
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
367 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410420817
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009032438
System control number
(OCoLC)429634839

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