Do You Think You're Clever?: The Oxford and Cambridge Questions

Do You Think You're Clever?: The Oxford and Cambridge Questions

by John Farndon
     
 

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"Brings together the toughest, most esoteric examples of the genre and . . . sketches out winning responses to each."—Daily Telegraph

Is nature natural? What books are bad for you? What percentage of the world's water is contained in a cow? Deftly exploring the twisting paths your mind can take when really made to think, John Farndon provides a

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"Brings together the toughest, most esoteric examples of the genre and . . . sketches out winning responses to each."—Daily Telegraph

Is nature natural? What books are bad for you? What percentage of the world's water is contained in a cow? Deftly exploring the twisting paths your mind can take when really made to think, John Farndon provides a sparkling tour de force through lateral thinking from philosophy to physics and literature to logarithms.

John Farndon is a best-selling author and Cambridge graduate.

Libby Purves, OBE, is a BBC radio presenter, Times journalist, novelist, and Oxford graduate.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781848311329
Publisher:
Icon Books, Ltd. UK
Publication date:
09/21/2010
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

John Farndon: John Farndon is a graduate of Jesus College, Cambridge, and the highly successful author of numerous books.

Libby Purves: Libby Purves OBE is a graduate of St. Anne's College, Oxford, and a radio presenter, journalist, and novelist.

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