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The know-it-all : one man's humble quest to become the smartest person in the world

Author: A J Jacobs
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the efforts of an NPR contributor to read the "Encyclopedia Britannica" from A to Z, sharing the humorous mishaps that occurred as a result of the endeavor, from changed family relationships to his efforts to join Mensa.
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Genre/Form: Reality memoirs
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Named Person: A J Jacobs; A J Jacobs
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: A J Jacobs
ISBN: 0743250605 9780743250603
OCLC Number: 55067170
Description: ix, 386 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: A.J. Jacobs.
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Chronicles the efforts of an NPR contributor to read the "Encyclopedia Britannica" from A to Z, sharing the humorous mishaps that occurred as a result of the endeavor, from changed family relationships to his efforts to join Mensa.

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