Mental Floss Presents Condensed Knowledge

Mental Floss Presents Condensed Knowledge
Author : Editors of Mental Floss
Publisher : Zondervan
Total Pages : 352
Release : 2009-10-13
ISBN 10 : 9780061747649
ISBN 13 : 0061747645
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mental Floss Presents Condensed Knowledge Book Description:

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 ...