Set of 4 'I Used to Know That…' Books

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ITEM CODE: 24317
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Back to school for your brain cells! Informative and entertaining reference books to remind you of things you forgot from school, still wonder about or want to teach the next gener...
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Back to school for your brain cells! Informative and entertaining reference books to remind you of things you forgot from school, still wonder about or want to teach the next generation. Handy facts and accessible explanations; great to dip into when in doubt.
History: bite-sized chunks to fill in the gaps in your historical knowledge, from the building of the pyramids to the fall of the Berlin Wall.
English: from correlative conjunctions to relative pronouns, an accurate but unpedantic guide to making your English flow. Explaining grammar with examples, demystifying common misconceptions plus advice on spelling and punctuation.
Spilling the Beans on the Cat’s Pyjamas: a fascinating anthology exploring what popular English expressions mean and how we came to use them. From forty winks and stiff upper lips to stealing thunder and sending someone to Coventry.
This Book Will Make You Think: explaining the theories behind the thoughts. An enlightening guide to famous philosophical phrases and thinkers. Thought-provoking phrases include the wisdom of Plato, Hegel, Nietzsche, Camus, Marx, and more. Arranged by theme, from ‘Happiness’ and ‘Faith’ to ‘Reason’ and ‘Society’. A set of four books from the best-selling ‘I Used to Know That…’ series.
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Set of 4 paperbacks
Each 20 x 13cm
History, English and Spilling the Beans on the Cat's Pyjamas: 192 pages each
This Book Will Make You Think: 224 pages
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Overall product rating 4.3/5
05 July 2020
Exeter
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They were a gift for someone so I have not read them myself but was duly thanked by the recipient. I hope he is enjoying them.
04 July 2020
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Item as described. Very good quality. Purchased on a special offer but would have paid full price.
22 May 2020
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All presents and all receivers happy!
15 May 2020
KT8 1SJ
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Really good - I want to undo pack and read them myself!
12 May 2020
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these books are for a friend as a gift
11 May 2020
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This is a present so only had a quick look but seems very interesting