How to Read a Book

How to Read a Book

With half a million copies in print,<I> How to Read a Book</I> is the best and most successful guide to reading comprehension for the general reader, completely rewritten and updated with new material.<BR><BR>Originally published in 1940, this book is a rare phenomenon, a <I>living</I> classic that introduces and elucidates the various levels of reading and how to achieve them&#8212;from elementary reading, through systematic skimming and inspectional reading, to speed reading. Readers will learn when and how to &#8220;judge a book by its cover,&#8221; and also how to X-ray it, read critically, and extract the author&#8217;s message from the text. <BR> <BR>Also included is instruct

Mortimer J. Adler and Charles Van Doren
Touchstone

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