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The Myth of 8 Hours, the Power of Naps, and the New Plan to Recharge Your Body and Mind
Nick Littlehales - Mar 06, 2018
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Proven solutions for a better night's sleep, from the "sleep guru" to elite athletesOne-third of our lives--3,000 hours a year--is spent trying to sleep. The hours we spend in bed shape our moods, motivation, alertness, decision-making skills, short, our ability to perform. But most of us have disturbed, restless nights, relying on ...
Oli Barrett
Jul 16, 2020
@Rameshoflondon @stewart_lauren @sportsleepcoach It's a fantastic book and I was fortunate to meet Nick a couple of years ago. That booked changed my view of napping too!      source
The Spy and the Traitor
The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War
Ben MacIntyre - Aug 06, 2019 (first published in 2018)
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The celebrated author of Double Cross and Rogue Heroes returns with his greatest spy story yet, a thrilling Americans-era tale of Oleg Gordievsky, the Russian whose secret work helped hasten the end of the Cold War. "The best true spy story I have ever read."--JOHN LE CARR� If anyone could be considered a Russian counter...
Oli Barrett
Jul 31, 2019
Brilliant book by @BenMacintyre1 (The Spy and the Traitor), the true story of Oleg Gordievsky. Recommended. (cc @JonnyGeller)      source
If I Could Tell You Just One Thing...
Encounters with Remarkable People and Their Most Valuable Advice
Richard Reed - Apr 03, 2018 (first published in 2016)
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If I Could Tell You Just One Thing . . . curates invaluable wisdom from 50 of today's most remarkable, diverse, and influential voices in an engaging collection of profiles. Paired with a specially commissioned pen-and-ink portrait, each essay and its illuminating nugget of life advice is gathered together in a handsome package (featuring an emboss...
Oli Barrett
Jul 28, 2018
@edacus @polarben If I Could Tell You Just One Thing (by Richard Reed): #recommended      source
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