How to Be A Mentsh (and Not A Schmuck)

How to Be A Mentsh (and Not A Schmuck)

Secrets of the Good Life From the Most Unpopular People on Earth

Book - 2009
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Baker & Taylor
Exploring the strategies used by an oppressed people to survive with their dignity intact and drawing on the “wisdom of the ages,” this guide for Jews and Gentiles alike teaches people to win through cooperation rather than competition, in a book by the best-selling author of Born to Kvetch. 25,000 first printing.

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Sure to resonate with Jewish and Gentile readers alike, How to Be a Mentsh (and Not a Shmuck) is a wise and witty self-help manual for pursuing happiness while still acting with integrity, honor, and compassion. Michael Wex, New York Times bestselling author of Born to Kvetch and Just Say Nu, draws on sources that range from the Talmud and Yiddish proverbs to contemporary music and movies in this insightful guide that explores not only human nature and psychology but our duties to ourselves and one another.



Baker
& Taylor

From the bestselling author of "Born to Kvetch" comes a wise and witty manual for pursuing happiness while still acting with integrity, honor, and compassion.
Exploring the strategies used by an oppressed people to survive with their dignity intact, this guide for Jews and Gentiles alike teaches people to win through cooperation rather than competition.

Publisher: New York : Harper, [2009]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2009
ISBN: 9780061771118
Branch Call Number: 181.0602 WEX

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