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Back to Basics
Caroline Taggart

Classification : Reference
Pub Date : Jun 08, 2017
Imprint : Michael O'Mara
Page Extent : 192
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9781782437819
Price : 550

About the book

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!


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Caroline Taggart worked in publishing as an editor of popular non-fiction for thirty years before being asked by Michael O'Mara Books to write I Used to Know That, which became a Sunday Times bestsell...(+)
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