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Show Me How

500 Things You Should Know, Instructions for Life From the Everyday to the Exotic
Fagerstrom, Derek (Book - 2008 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Show Me How

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Show Me How is a revolutionary reimagining of the reference genre, one part how-to guide, one part graphic art showpiece, and one part pure inspiration.In a series of 500 nearly wordless, highly informative step-by-step procedurals, readers learn how to do hundreds of useful (and fascinating and important and sometimes downright bizarre) tasks, including: Perform CPR, dance the tango, pack a suitcase, win a bar bet, play the blues, make authentic sushi rolls, fight a shark . . . and 493 more essentials of modern life.Packed with useful hands-on reference material, Show Me How is a work of art that just happens to also be an indispensablereal-life resource. Visit showmenow
Authors: Fagerstrom, Derek
Title: Show me how
500 things you should know, instructions for life from the everyday to the exotic
Publisher: New York :, Collins Design :, Distributed throughout the U.S. and Canada by Collins HarperCollins Publishers,, 2008
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,col. ill. ;,23 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Derek Fagerstrom, Lauren Smith & the Show Me Team
Notes: "A show me now book"--Colophon
Includes index
Contents: Show me how to: Make
Additional Contributors: Smith, Lauren
ISBN: 9780061662577
Branch Call Number: 640 F153s 2008
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This book is fabulous. I learn something new every time I pick it up and read a few pages. Fun!!

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  • krazyk rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

I like how the "instructions" were illustrated pictorially, with very few written instructions.


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