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The Little Book of Genius.

Author: Keith Souter
Publisher: Stroud : The History Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At any party, there's always one person who stands out from the crowd, because he or she talks more intelligently and tells better jokes than everyone else there. And everyone else wishes they were as knowledgeable and witty as that person. Thanks to Keith Souter's The Little Book of Genius, they can be, or at least appear to be. The first part, which is based on serious scientific foundations, explained in an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Souter, Keith.
Little Book of Genius.
Stroud : The History Press, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Keith Souter
ISBN: 9780752471396 0752471392
OCLC Number: 794327583
Description: 1 online resource (312 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part 1: The Seeds of Genius; 1. You Don't Have to be a Genius; 2. Heuristics and Rules of Thumb; 3. A Matter of Character; 4. Creativity; 5. The Lost Art of Sophistry; 6. Improve Your Memory; 7. Comic Genius (Or How to Tell a Joke); Part 2: Omni-Science; 8. Science; 9. Mathematics; 10. History; 11. Literature; 12. Drama; 13. Poetry; 14. Art; 15. Philosophy; 16. Medicine and the Body; 17. Religion and Belief; 18. Economics and Finance; 19. Sport; 20. A Little Latin; 21. Cooking or Cuisine; Afterword; Copyright.

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