How to Read a Book by Mortimer J. Adler, Charles Van Doren

Jun 28th, 2015
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With half a million copies in print, How to Read a Book is the best and most successful guide to reading comprehension for the general reader, completely rewritten and updated with new material. Originally published in 1940, this book is a rare phenomenon, a living classic that introduces and elucidates the various levels of reading and how to achieve them—from elementary reading, through systematic skimming and inspectional reading, to speed reading. Readers will learn when and how to “judge a book by its cover,” and also how to X-ray it, read critically, and extract the author’s message from the text.

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How to Read a BookbyMortimer J. Adler,Charles Van DorenWith half a million copies in print,How to Read a Bookis the best and most successful guide to reading comprehension for the general reader, completely rewritten and updated with new material.Originally published in 1940, this boo

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