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Knock on wood : luck, chance, and the meaning of everything /
Jeffrey S. Rosenthal.
description
333 pages; 24 cm
ISBN
9781443453073
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9781443453073
contents note
Do You Believe in Luck? -- Lucky Tales -- The Power of Luck -- The Day I Was Born -- Our Love of Magic -- Sharpshooter Luck Traps -- Luck Revisited -- Lucky News -- Supremely Similar -- Interlude: The Case of the Haunted House -- Protected by Luck -- Statistical Luck -- Repeated Luck -- Lottery Luck -- Lucky Me -- Lucky Sports -- Lucky Polls -- Interlude: Lucky Sayings -- Justice Luck -- Astrological Luck -- Mind over Matter? -- Lord of the Luck -- Lucky Reflections.
abstract
A lighthearted, entertaining and fateful exploration of luck in everyday life.
catalogue key
11880293
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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