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Title: BACK TO BASICS
THE EDUCATION YOU WISH YOU'D HAD
By: Caroline Taggart
Format: Paperback

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ISBN 10: 1782437819
ISBN 13: 9781782437819
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Publisher: MICHAEL O'MARA BOOKS LTD
Pub. date: 8 June, 2017
Pages: 192
Description: This useful book will provide readers with the opportunity to learn the things that were never taught at school, while also giving a refresher course on the main staples. From brushing up on Bible stories and classical architecture, to identifying different types of clouds, your thirst for knowledge will be sated and your education complete.
Synopsis: Don't know Midas from Oedipus? Wouldn't recognize a concerto from a sonata?Many of us wish that we could fill in the gaps in our education in order to avoid those embarrassing situations when we feel as if we don't know things that others do. In Back to Basics, bestselling author Caroline Taggart provides readers with the opportunity to learn really useful stuff that was never taught in mainstream education, while also giving a refresher course on the main staples. From brushing up on Bible stories and classical architecture, to identifying different types of clouds, your thirst for knowledge will be sated and your education complete - and it's enormous fun to boot!
Publication: UK
Imprint: Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
Returns: Returnable
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