How to quit the rat race-successfully! by John F. Edwards

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Published by New Era Press in Weaverville, Calif .

Written in English

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  • Success in business.,
  • Happiness.,
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)

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StatementJohn F. Edwards ; edited by Roberta M. Edwards ; foreword by Gary W. Hawk ; cover drawing by Stephen Hubbell and Eva Mix, chapter ill. by Eva Mix.
ContributionsEdwards, Roberta M.
LC ClassificationsHF5386 .E225
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p. :
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4125163M
ISBN 100937590002, 0937590010
LC Control Number80082676

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“One evening I was working in a restaurant called The Cuckoo Club in Mayfair when a bunch of workmates walked in to entertain a client. I walked out of the kitchen in my whites and suddenly the secret was out. I quit pretty soon after that and just plunged myself into cooking full time.

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