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The Resource Drop dead healthy : one man's humble quest for bodily perfection, A.J. Jacobs

Drop dead healthy : one man's humble quest for bodily perfection, A.J. Jacobs

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Drop dead healthy : one man's humble quest for bodily perfection
Title
Drop dead healthy
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one man's humble quest for bodily perfection
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A.J. Jacobs
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eng
Summary
A New York Times bestseller in hardcover, a chronicle of A.J. Jacob's mission to radically improve every element of his body and mind-from his brain to his fingertips to his abs. From the bestselling author of The Year of Living Biblically and The Know-It-All comes the truly hilarious story of one person's quest to become the healthiest man in the world. Hospitalized with a freak case of tropical pneumonia and ashamed of a middle-aged body best described as "a python that swallowed a goat," A.J. Jacobs felt compelled to change his ways and get healthy. To accomplish this epic task, he consulted an army of experts and subjected himself to dozens of different workouts, diets, and devices-from Finger Fitness to Strollercize sessions, veganism to extreme chewing. The story of his transformation is not only brilliantly entertaining, but it just may be the healthiest book ever written. It will make you laugh until your sides split and endorphins flood your bloodstream. It will move you emotionally and get you moving physically in surprising ways. It will serve you up today's best health advice. And it will give you occasion to reflect on the body's many mysteries and the ultimate pursuit of health: a well-lived life
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Midwest
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1968-
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Jacobs, A. J.
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Narrated by A.J. Jacobs
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1968-
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Jacobs, A. J.
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Physical fitness
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adult
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Drop dead healthy : one man's humble quest for bodily perfection, A.J. Jacobs
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MWT13899928
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (660 min.))
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9780743598774
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Drop dead healthy : one man's humble quest for bodily perfection, A.J. Jacobs
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Publication
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unknown
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digital storage
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier.
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not applicable
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unknown
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spoken word
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  • spw
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rdacontent.
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MWT13899928
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (660 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9780743598774
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
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  • c
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT13899928
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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13899928
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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