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The book of common fallacies : falsehoods, misconceptions, flawed facts, and half-truths that are ruining your life

Author: Philip Ward; Julia Edwards
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Pub., ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2012 edView all editions and formats
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Everything you thought you knew was wrong! Long before Snopes.com and Wikipedia, The Book of Common Fallacies set out to debunk popular beliefs and set the record straight. By tracking down the facts and citing experts in a multitude of fields, Philip Ward points out the senseless ideas that we have come to accept as fact. Newly updated with today?s common misconceptions and available as a single-volume paperback  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ward, Philip, 1938-
Book of common fallacies.
New York : Skyhorse Pub., ©2012
(DLC) 2012006614
(OCoLC)738350619
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Ward; Julia Edwards
ISBN: 9781620873366 1620873362
OCLC Number: 809667322
Notes: Updated ed. of author's: Dictionary of common fallacies, c1988.
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 488 pages)
Responsibility: Phillip Ward with Julia Edwards.

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Everything you thought you knew was wrong! Long before Snopes.com and Wikipedia, The Book of Common Fallacies set out to debunk popular beliefs and set the record straight. By tracking down the facts and citing experts in a multitude of fields, Philip Ward points out the senseless ideas that we have come to accept as fact. Newly updated with today?s common misconceptions and available as a single-volume paperback for the first time, The Book of Common Fallacies exposes the truth behind hundreds of commonly held false beliefs.

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