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The Resource The geography of bliss : one grump's search for the happiest places in the world, Eric Weiner

The geography of bliss : one grump's search for the happiest places in the world, Eric Weiner

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The geography of bliss : one grump's search for the happiest places in the world
Title
The geography of bliss
Title remainder
one grump's search for the happiest places in the world
Statement of responsibility
Eric Weiner
Title variation
One grump's search for the happiest places in the world
Title variation remainder
one grumps search for the happiest places in the world
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on the author's experiences as a foreign correspondent to evaluate more than three dozen countries for their happiness potential, in a survey that includes profiles of such locales as the American shores, glacial Iceland, and the Bhutan jungles
Summary
Draws on the author's experiences as a foreign correspondent and reporter to evaluate more than three dozen countries for their happiness potential, in a lighthearted survey that includes profiles of such locales as the American shores, glacial Iceland, and the Bhutan jungles
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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234975
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1963-
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Weiner, Eric
Dewey number
910.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Weiner, Eric
  • Voyages and travels
  • Happiness
  • Weiner, Eric
  • Happiness
  • Travel
  • Voyages and travels
  • Weiner, Eric
  • Voyages and travels
Target audience
adult
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one grump's search for the happiest places in the world
Label
The geography of bliss : one grump's search for the happiest places in the world, Eric Weiner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
With an afterword and reading group guide
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-340)
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Netherlands : happiness is a number -- Switzerland : happiness is boredom -- Bhutan : happiness is a policy -- Qatar : happiness is a winning lottery ticket -- Iceland : happiness is failure -- Moldova : happiness is somewhere else -- Thailand : happiness is not thinking -- Great Britain : happiness is a work in progress -- India : happiness is a contradiction -- America : happiness is home -- Epilogue. Are we there yet?
Control code
ocn225870252
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st trade edition.
Extent
xiv, 345 pages
Isbn
9780446698894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)225870252
Label
The geography of bliss : one grump's search for the happiest places in the world, Eric Weiner
Publication
Note
With an afterword and reading group guide
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-340)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Netherlands : happiness is a number -- Switzerland : happiness is boredom -- Bhutan : happiness is a policy -- Qatar : happiness is a winning lottery ticket -- Iceland : happiness is failure -- Moldova : happiness is somewhere else -- Thailand : happiness is not thinking -- Great Britain : happiness is a work in progress -- India : happiness is a contradiction -- America : happiness is home -- Epilogue. Are we there yet?
Control code
ocn225870252
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st trade edition.
Extent
xiv, 345 pages
Isbn
9780446698894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)225870252

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