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The lost art of sleep

Michael McGirr

The lost art of sleep

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Published by Pan Macmillan in Picador .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sleep,
  • Relaxation

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael McGirr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP425 .M3945 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination296 p. ;
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23939965M
    ISBN 109780330424912
    LC Control Number2009483739
    OCLC/WorldCa319522241


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Michael McGirr is the author of the best-selling books Things You Get For Free, about his trip to Europe with his mother, and Bypass: the story of a road, about Australia’s ‘main road’, the Hume Highway. His latest book is The Lost Art of Sleep and it follows on from l and his travel companion (now wife) Jenny have had three children since their journey along the Hume.

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some realms I owned, two rivers, a : Elizabeth Bishop. Today, thanks to our technology, we've become oblivious to these cues, and we've put our innate navigational systems into sleep mode. In The Lost Art of Finding Our Way, Harvard physicist John. But the book is also, more broadly, a survey of how we became a culture that treats sleep as optional and valorizes those who can do without, and a prescription for how we can course : Julia Felsenthal.From bestselling author Michael McGirr comes Snooze, a revised edition of the entertaining and enlightening The Lost Art of Sleep ().

Michael always had trouble sleeping, but the arrival of twins made him realise he’d never known true exhaustion.