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Vos Savant, Marilyn 1946-

Overview
Works: 38 works in 156 publications in 5 languages and 5,110 library holdings
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Most widely held works by Marilyn Vos Savant
The Art of Spelling : The Madness and the Method by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines what spelling reveals about an individual's personality, native intelligence, education, and desire; traces the history of English spelling; and discusses ways to improve one's own spelling ability
"I've forgotten everything I learned in school!" : a refresher course to help you reclaim your education by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

29 editions published between 1994 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes you through all the basic learning techniques. "I've Forgotten Everything I Learned in School!" is Marilyn vos Savant's most inventive book yet, an entertaining resource volume that will be treasured by readers in the decades ahead
The power of logical thinking : easy lessons in the art of reasoning, and hard facts about its absence in our lives by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author, whose "Ask Marilyn" column is a regular feature in Parade Magazine, believes that as a nation, Americans have lost understanding of the power of logic and numbers
Brain building : exercising yourself smarter by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides hundreds of specific brainbuilding exercises designed to stretch and enhance your mind
Growing up : a classic American childhood : what kids should know before they leave home by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Parade" columnist vos Savant published a column for parents with a guide to what their children should know by the time they leave home. "Growing Up" emerges from this phenomenon, a book that recalls the bestselling "All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten." Photos. In The Spring Of 2001, Parade columnist Marilyn vos Savant published a column for parents with a handy guide to what their children should know by the time they leave home. The column inspired an avalanche of email & letters from readers, making this subject the most popular feature in the fifteen-year history of the column. Growing Up emerges from this unprecedented phenomenon, a book that recalls the best-selling All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten, a lovingly written primer & gift book that includes hundreds of activities, skills, & experiences, for kids aged 3 to 18, that have come to define a classic American childhood. With 32 chapters ranging from "Loving & Caring for Others" to "Managing Your Money" & "Indoor & Backyard Fun," as well as vintage photographs & inspirational quotations, Growing Up is a beautifully designed family guide to be treasured by parents & kids alike
The world's most famous math problem : the proof of Fermat's last theorem and other mathematical mysteries by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and Japanese and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the proof of Fermat's last theorem and other math mysteries
Ask Marilyn : the best of "Ask Marilyn" letters published in Parade magazine from 1986 to 1992 and many more never before published by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Parade" magazine's resident genius compiles the best of her question-and-answer column that logically tackles the mysteries of the universe, brainteasers, and unique insights
Of course I'm for monogamy : I'm also for everlasting peace and an end to taxes by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American institution - a writer who has opened the American mind, made the road more traveled, cajoled folks through the power of logical thinking, and won armies of fans while influencing not a small number of people
More Marilyn : some like it bright! by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many intriguing facts and controversial issues, including how AIDS testing, drug screening, and other routine medical exams might be reliable only 50% of the time; that the entire world's population could fit in a patch of land about the size of Jacksonville, Florida; whether women should continue to use their father's last name; whether "political correctness" is becoming a new form of "Big Brother"; that a dragonfly will eat its own body with apparent comfort when its tail is brought into contact with its mouth
Brain power : the 12-week mental training programme by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just as the human body can be strengthened and toned through regular exercise, so the mind can be stretched and sharpened through a programme of Brain Building. This programme contains specific exercises, devised by Marilyn vos Savant, who has one of the highest IQs ever recorded. In only twelve weeks you will learn how to build the power and capacity of your brain and intelligence, increase your vocabulary, strengthen your attention span and your senses, develop a logical mind, accept challenges and solve problems
Gimnasia cerebral by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nao li ji jin : shi er zhou cheng chang ji hua by Dan Luo( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in Chinese and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brain building : das Supertraining für Gedächtnis, Logik, Kreativität by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in German and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Omni I.Q. quiz contest by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brain building : das 12-Wochen-Trainingsprogramm für Gedächtnis, Logik, Kreativität by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brainpower : die Kraft des logischen Denkens by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inhaltsübersicht: 1. Teil: Wie unser Verstand gegen uns arbeiten kann: 1. Alltagslektionen, 2. Dollarlektionen, 2. Teil: Irreführende Zahlen und Missverständnisse: 3. Statistische Missverständnisse, 4. Warum wir uns selbst hinters Licht führen, 5. Selbst unsere Gesundheit wird in Mitleidenschaft gezogen, 3. Teil: Wie sich Politiker unsere Naivität zunutze machen, 6. Die Wahl von 1992 (Anbruch der "Fehlerherrschaft"), 7. Von 1992 bis 1996 und darüber hinaus, Register, Über die Autorin
El poder del pensamiento lógico : lecciones fáciles sobre el arte de razonar y los inconvenientes de la falta de pensamiento lógico en nuestras vidas by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ask Marilyn by Marilyn Vos Savant( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up : a classic American childhood by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide based on the author's popular "Parade" column suggests hundreds of activities, skills, and experiences that define a classic American upbringing
Zhi shang da yue Jin : shi er zhou zhi li zeng jin ke cheng by Marilyn Vos Savant( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in Chinese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Art of Spelling : The Madness and the Method
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"I've forgotten everything I learned in school!" : a refresher course to help you reclaim your educationThe power of logical thinking : easy lessons in the art of reasoning, and hard facts about its absence in our livesBrain building : exercising yourself smarterGrowing up : a classic American childhood : what kids should know before they leave homeThe world's most famous math problem : the proof of Fermat's last theorem and other mathematical mysteriesAsk Marilyn : the best of "Ask Marilyn" letters published in Parade magazine from 1986 to 1992 and many more never before publishedOf course I'm for monogamy : I'm also for everlasting peace and an end to taxesMore Marilyn : some like it bright!
Alternative Names
Mach, Marilyn 1946-

Marilyn vos Savant Amerikaans auteur

Marilyn vos Savant auteure et éditorialiste américaine

Marilyn vos Savant scrittrice e drammaturga statunitense

Marilyn vos Savant US American magazine columnist, author and lecturer

Marilyn vos Savant US-amerikanische Kolumnistin und Schriftstellerin

Marilyn vos Savantová

Marilyn vos Savantová americká sloupkařka, spisovatelka, dramatička

Savant, Marilyn Mach vos

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Savant, Marylin vos 1946-

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Vos Savant, Marilyn

Vos Savant, Marilyn Mach

Vos Savant, Marilyn Mach 1946-

VosSavant, Marilyn 1946-

VosSavant, Marilyn M. 1946-

VosSavant, Marilyn Mach 1946-

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