How to Read a Book: The Classic Guide to Intelligent Reading by Mortimer J. AdlerHow to Read a Book, originally published in 1940, has become a rare phenomenon, a living classic. It is the best and most successful guide to reading comprehension for the general reader. And now it has been completely rewritten and updated.
You are told about the various levels of reading and how to achieve them from elementary reading, through systematic skimming and inspectional reading, to speed reading, you learn how to pigeonhole a book, X-ray it, extract the authors message, criticize. You are taught the different reading techniques for reading practical books, imaginative literature, plays, poetry, history, science and mathematics, philosophy and social science.
Finally, the authors offer a recommended reading list and supply reading tests whereby you can measure your own progress in reading skills, comprehension and speed.
This a previously-published edition of ISBN 9780671212094
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For example, the screen would be damaged if you just put the Kindle in your bag without any protection. Therefore, Kindle cases are necessary for all Kindles. Auto wake up feature? Notice: Different generations of Kindle need different cases or covers. Before buying a case, please make sure it fits your Kindle. And please notice that the price may change depends on the time and seller, so the price listed in this post are all based on the period I wrote this post. And some cases may even be unavailable, if you find the price is changed or a case is no longer valid, please notify me in comment.
Explore the list of the best Kindle case covers, sleeves, and accessories from around the web. When you decide to buy a Kindle, the first place to find the cover is Amazon and the section with Kindle accessories in particular. Amazon search box returns almost 1 million items that match the key phrase: Kindle case. You can perform the search using Google web, or head directly to other sites, such as Etsy or eBay, where the selection of Kindle cases it also very large. Also, some cases can be suitable for more than one specific model.
But before you tuck it under your arm and venture out to find a tree to loiter underneath, consider the durability of your new device. Why not keep it protected? No one wants their Kindle damaged from falling over or falling on their face. Who better to turn to for protection than Otterbox? This case clips around your Kindle Paperwhite and offers a three-layer construction to keep your device safe. A two-piece polycarbonate inner shell works with an anti-slip layer of durable synthetic rubber to provide great shock, scratch, and dust protection. Plugs on all the ports and an included screen protector ensure fully-sealed IP68 water-proofing, so you can keep reading in the rain and get away with dropping it in a puddle.