skip to content
Encyclopedia paranoiaca Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Encyclopedia paranoiaca

Author: Henry Beard; Christopher Cerf
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A comprehensive, informative, and utterly debilitating compendium of surprising ways you might die a horrible death at any moment--all of them based on actual research about the perils of everyday life--from master humorists Henry Beard and Christopher Cerf"--
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Genre/Form: Humor
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Beard; Christopher Cerf
ISBN: 9781439199558 1439199558 9781624904622 1624904629 9781439199572 1439199574
OCLC Number: 646112937
Notes: "The definitive compendium of things you absolutely, positively must not eat, drink, wear, take, grow, make, buy, use, do, permit, believe, or let yourself be exposed to, including an awful lot of toxic, lethal, horrible stuff that you thought was safe, good, or healthy, all sorts of really bad people who are out to get, cheat, steal from, or otherwise take advantage of you, and a whole host of existential threats and looming dooms that make global warming, giant meteors, and planetary pandemics look like a walk in the park (with its high risk of skin cancer, broken bones, bee stings, allergic seizures, animal attacks, criminal assaults, and lightning strikes)."
"In association with the Cassandra Institue and the Institute of Expertology."
Description: viii, 385 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: compiled by Henry Beard and Christopher Cerfand and the staff of the Cassandra Institute.

Abstract:

A comprehensive, informative, and utterly debilitating compendium of surprising ways you might die a horrible death at any moment--all of them based on actual research about the perils of everyday life--from master humorists Henry Beard and Christopher Cerf"--
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.