Modeled on daily devotionals, this mind-enriching book provides daily nuggets of knowledge about seven fields of American history. The Intellectual Devotional American History is both an informal refresher course and a source of serious reflection. Its 365 brief lessons offer illuminating facts about the people, ideas, and events of our country's past.
When it was originally published in 1987, An Incomplete Education became a surprise bestseller. Now this instant classic has been completely updated, outfitted with a whole new arsenal of indispensable knowledge on global affairs, popular culture, economic trends, scientific principles and modern arts. Here’s your chance to brush up on all those subjects you slept through in school.
For the man who has everything comes the Book of Everything! Find out how to wear a kilt, kiss a stranger, prevent a hangover, get out of a sinking car, eat a lobster, greet an alien, predict the weather, play croquet and much more. Contains informative, entertaining graphics.