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Myth-Informed: Legends, Credos, and Wrongheaded "Facts" We All Believe

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You may think that you know what you know, but at least some of what you know is not what you think.

This rich, myth-shattering compilation debunks thousands of such myth-taken "facts." Organized by category into more than forty chapters, it is a veritable Baedeker to indelible beliefs that just ain't so.
Paperback, 207 pages
Published September 15th 1993 by Perigee Trade
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Paul Dickson is the author of more than 45 nonfiction books and hundreds of magazine articles. Although he has written on a variety of subjects from ice cream to kite flying to electronic warfare, he now concentrates on writing about the American language, baseball and 20th century history.

Dickson, born in Yonkers, NY, graduated from Wesleyan University in 1961 and was honored as a Distinguished A
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