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Paperback, 182 pages
Published 1969 by John Murray
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Short, some thought provoking ideas, the best one being that life is neither about accumulating wealth or slaving over one's children to the absense of self care but rather to create in its many different venues. Maybe not that original but it struck me as so.
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Cyril Northcote Parkinson was a naval historian and author of some sixty books. He was educated at Cambridge, and went on to teach in Malaya, and in the United States at Harvard and in Illinois.

He was an important scholar in the field of public administration.

His most famous work is Parkinson’s Law, or The Pursuit of Progress.
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