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Product Description: Compares and contrasts the different ways individual human beings cope (or fail to cope) with the curves that the uncaring universe throws at us. This work offers us a chance to share the secrets of the Dead, to celebrate their wisdom, to learn from their mistakes, and to marvel at their bad taste in clothes...read more

Paperback:

9780571244911 | Gardners Books, September 30, 2010, cover price $15.20 | About this edition: Compares and contrasts the different ways individual human beings cope (or fail to cope) with the curves that the uncaring universe throws at us.

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Hardcover:

9780307460660 | Crown Pub, August 4, 2009, cover price $21.99

Miscellaneous:

9780307460677, titled "If Ignorance Is Bliss, Why Aren't There More Happy People?: Smart Quotes for Dumb Times" | Crown Pub, August 4, 2009, cover price $21.99

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Product Description: New product. Never used!

Hardcover:

9788449321719, titled "El pequeño gran libro de la ignorancia / The Great Little Book of Ignorance" | Paidos Iberica Ediciones S A, October 1, 2008, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: New product.

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Presents a whimsical compendium of popular misconceptions, misunderstandings, and common mistakes based on 'common knowledge,' culled from the fields of history, science, literature, and biography, presenting such 'helpful' facts as French toast comes from Rome, camels originated in North America, coffee is not made from beans, and more. 80,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780307394910 | Crown Pub, August 7, 2007, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Presents a compendium of popular misconceptions, misunderstandings and common mistakes based on 'common knowledge,' culled from the fields of history, science, literature, and biography.

Miscellaneous:

9780307405517 | Crown Pub, August 7, 2007, cover price $19.95

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