James Marcus Bach

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James Bach is an expert in the field of computer software testing who has taught critical thinking and software testing to rocket and nuclear scientists at such places as the Los Alamos and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories, and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. He lives in Eastsound, Washington with his wife and son.

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Books by this Author

Secrets of a Buccaneer-Scholar


Author James Bach: Secrets of a Buccaneer-Scholar

A groundbreaking narrative advice book on self-education and the pursuit of passion; Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance meets The Secret

My Life in 8 Words

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Testers Light The Way

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. I don't listen to music very much

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. The ability to see in total darkness, breathe water, and tolerate the crushing pressures at the bottom of the sea.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Javert, in Les Miserables, because he was ethical

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Among people outside my family, that would be Adam Savage, host of Mythbusters

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