Smarter by Sunday : 52 weekends of essential knowledge for the curious mind. (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Smarter by Sunday : 52 weekends of essential knowledge for the curious mind.

Author: New York Times Company.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st ed
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"[This work] is based on the premise that there is a recognizable group of topics in history, literature, science, art, religion, philosophy, politics, and music that educated people should be familiar with today. Over 100 of these have been identified and arranged in a way that they can be studied over a year's time by spending two hours on a topic every weekend."--Amazon.com.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: New York Times Company.
ISBN: 9780312571344 0312571348
OCLC Number: 710992858
Notes: Title appears on item as: The New York Times presents Smarter by Sunday.
Includes index.
Description: ix, 550 pages ; 22 cm

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Fell asleep during history class in high school when World War II was covered? Learned the table of elements at one time but have forgotten it since? Always wondered who really invented the World  Read more...

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"I wish I'd had this book twenty-five years ago. It is certain to become an indispensable tool for fact fanatics." - BILL BRYSON, Author of Short History of Nearly Everything."

 
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