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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (15,585 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: A. J. Jacobs Narrator: Geoffrey Cantor Publisher: Highbridge Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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Look at all those footprints on Everest! The moon has them, too. Been there, done that. But only this Esquire editor and NPR contributor has read the Encyclopedia Britannica from A to Z. In this amusing chronicle, he discusses the feat of read Download and start listening now!

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  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Converse | 2/15/2014

    " Entertaining tale of celebrity journalist reads the entire Encyclopedia Brittanica, joins Mensa, realizes he can no longer do long algebra, & gets wife pregnant - with some difficulty. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Tyler | 2/12/2014

    " Although it took my much longer than expected to read it, I thought it was really funny. It is also handy how you can pick it up for 1 minute incriments as your waiting for the kids to brush their teeth and read an entry or two. It did make me feel smart for knowing a lot of his science facts that he learned, although at the same time I can tell I know zero about most of the famous writers he wrote about. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Ryan Hartberg | 2/8/2014

    " Kind of annoying at times and kind of interesting at others. Overall, probably not worth the time, but its always nice to have variety in the library. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by caitlin | 2/7/2014

    " fun. good to read little bits at a time. weird trivia and casual writing style. "

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