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The Bedside Baccalaureate: The Second Semester: A Handy Daily Cerebral Primer to Fill in the Gaps, Refresh Your Knowledge & Impress Yourself & Other Intellectuals

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Feed your brain a daily dose of knowledge! The Bedside Baccalaureate speaks directly to people's desire for a better education and a fun, no-pressure “college-like” experience. This collection builds on the knowledge imparted in the first volume, with a curriculum ranging from Shakespeare's Tragedies and Italian Renaissance Art to Schools of Buddhist Thought and Game Theory. Filled with color illustrations, The Bedside Baccalaureate: The Second Semester offers scholars of all ...
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Overview

Feed your brain a daily dose of knowledge! The Bedside Baccalaureate speaks directly to people's desire for a better education and a fun, no-pressure “college-like” experience. This collection builds on the knowledge imparted in the first volume, with a curriculum ranging from Shakespeare's Tragedies and Italian Renaissance Art to Schools of Buddhist Thought and Game Theory. Filled with color illustrations, The Bedside Baccalaureate: The Second Semester offers scholars of all ages plenty of food for thought.
 
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781402756337
  • Publisher: Sterling
  • Publication date: 4/7/2009
  • Series: The Bedside Baccalaureate Series
  • Pages: 400
  • Sales rank: 705,651
  • Product dimensions: 6.50 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Series editor David Rubel is the author of more than a dozen books of American history, including The Coming Free: The Struggle for African-American Equality and The Story of America: Freedom and Crisis from Settlement to Superpower (coauthored with Archivist of the United States Allen Weinstein). More information about David can be found at davidrubel.net.
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