Mental Floss Presents Condensed Knowledge

A Deliciously Irreverent Guide to Feeling Smart Again

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Mental Floss Presents Condensed Knowledge: A Deliciously Irreverent Guide to Feeling Smart Again
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  • 0061747645
  • 9780060568061
  • 9780061747649
  • 9780060729196
  • 9780060729189
  • 9780060758936

Loaded with meaty trivia and tasty, bite-sized facts!

mental_floss is proud to offer a delicious, hearty helping of brain-food that's sure to fire up your neurons and tantalize your synapses. Condensed Knowledge is a mouthwatering mix of intriguing facts, lucid explanations, and mind-blowing theories that will satisfy even the hungriest mind!

Ingredients include:

5 tiny nations that get no respect • 4 civilizations nobody remembers • 5 classics written under the influence • 4 things your boss has in common with slime mold • 3 schools of thought that will impress the opposite sex • 4 things Einstein got wrong • 5 classical tunes you know from the movies • 3 famous studies that would be illegal today • 2 religious mysteries solved by chemistry • 5 scandals that rocked art, and much more ...

  • HarperCollins; October 2009
  • ISBN 9780060729196
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  • Title: Mental Floss Presents Condensed Knowledge
  • Author: Editors of Mental Floss
  • Imprint: HarperCollins e-books
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 0061747645
  • 9780060568061
  • 9780061747649
  • 9780060729196
  • 9780060729189
  • 9780060758936

In The Press

“A lot like that professor of your who peppered his tests with raunchy jokes: it makes learning fun.”

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 0061747645
  • 9780060568061
  • 9780061747649
  • 9780060729196
  • 9780060729189
  • 9780060758936