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The Resource So, You Think You're Clever? : Taking on The Oxford and Cambridge Questions, John Farndon

So, You Think You're Clever? : Taking on The Oxford and Cambridge Questions, John Farndon

Label
So, You Think You're Clever? : Taking on The Oxford and Cambridge Questions
Title
So, You Think You're Clever?
Title remainder
Taking on The Oxford and Cambridge Questions
Statement of responsibility
John Farndon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • The sequel to the 50,000+ copy-selling Do You Think You're Clever? featuring even more brain-melting Oxbridge interview questions.
  • 'The book itself is an enormous contribution to knowledge and so interspersed with compelling narratives [...] that it should shoot to the top of any Oxonian Christmas Book List.' -- Richard Lofthouse * Oxford Today * '[This makes it] a great gift book [...] and it will certainly be one I'll be giving to a few people.' -- Brian Clegg * Now Appearing blog *
Biographical or historical data
John Farndon is the author of numerous bestsellers on science, ideas and the natural environment, as well as being a playwright, composer and poet. He has been shortlisted a record five times for the Royal Society Junior Science Book Prize. Do You Think You're Clever? was shortlisted for the Society of Authors Education Award. Canada's Globe and Mail named his Atlas of Oceans as a 2011 top ten science book. He is currently writing The Omnipaedia for Square Peg.
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
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Farndon, John
Dewey number
793.73
Index
no index present
Literary form
humor satires etc
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  • Centre For Galician Studies, Oxford
  • Centre For Galician Studies, Oxford
  • University of Cambridge
  • Questions and answers
  • Philosophy
  • Humour
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy
  • Humour
Summary expansion
From the ever-curious mind that brought you the bestselling Do You Think You're Clever? comes a brand-new trip to the far reaches of the intellectual universe, courtesy of even more notoriously provocative Oxbridge interview questions. How would you poison someone without the police finding out? (Medicine, Cambridge) What makes a strong woman? (Theology, Oxford) Instead of politicians, why don't we let the managers of IKEA run the country? (Social and Political Sciences, Cambridge) How do you organise a successful revolution? (History, Oxford) Whether you're interested in going to Oxbridge or just want to give your brain a workout, join polymath John Farndon on another exhilarating journey through the twists and turns of thought, and explore just what it means to be genuinely clever - rather than just smart
Target audience
general
Label
So, You Think You're Clever? : Taking on The Oxford and Cambridge Questions, John Farndon
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Publication
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Paperback. B Format
Control code
9781848319325
Dimensions
20x13 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9781848319325
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other control number
9781848319325
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
So, You Think You're Clever? : Taking on The Oxford and Cambridge Questions, John Farndon
Publication
Note
Paperback. B Format
Control code
9781848319325
Dimensions
20x13 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9781848319325
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other control number
9781848319325
Specific material designation
regular print

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      51.51025 -0.1280484
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