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The thinking life

how to thrive in the age of distraction

by Pier Massimo Forni

  • 208 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thought and thinking,
  • Conduct of life,
  • Success

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHow to thrive in the age of distraction
    StatementP.M. Forni
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1595 .F645 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24857916M
    ISBN 109780312625719
    LC Control Number2011019816

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