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A curiosity for the curious

by Helen Reeder Cross

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Published by Coward, McCann & Geoghegan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bailey, Hachaliah -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Bailey, Hachaliah -- Fiction.,
  • Circus -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Relates how Hachaliah Bailey brought the first elephant to the United States, toured the East Coast with her, and thus began the first circus.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Helen Reeder Cross ; illustrated by Margot Tomes.
    ContributionsTomes, Margot.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.C8826 Cu 1978
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[48] p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4537319M
    ISBN 100698204239
    LC Control Number77003400
    OCLC/WorldCa2818017

      Psychologist Todd Kashdan says, “Curiosity has been neglected, even though there are few things in our arsenal that are so consistently and highly related to every facet of well-being — to. An interesting book on the why, how's and who's of curiosity. Details many famous scientists, and asks them why they wanted to learn what they learned, what drove them. Also explores the psychology and neuroscience of curiosity. To me this was the most interesting parts and something I was curious about. I recommend this book for curious people/5(75).

    Praise for Curious? Curiosity is what makes for great leaders, great parents, and great friends. Buttressed by the latest scientific research, Curious? is one of those rare books that can make you rethink how you see the world. –Arianna Huffington. Curious? points the way to an exploring spirit that leads to wonderment, joy, and meaning. Get this from a library! A curiosity for the curious. [Helen Reeder Cross; Margot Tomes] -- Relates how Hachaliah Bailey brought the first elephant to the United States, toured the East Coast with her, and thus began the first circus.

    Curiosity is a vital ingredient for becoming a good journalist, writer, inventor or scientist. Why Curiosity Is Important for Success. Curiosity is important for excelling in any job and doing it better, because you ask questions, learn from others, and look for ways to do your job better. The mind of curious people is . A Curious Mind and a Curious Book "I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious." —Albert Einstein IT SEEMS LIKE A GOOD idea to start a book about curiosity by asking an obvious question: What's a guy like me doing writing a book about curiosity? I'm a movie and TV producer. I live immersed in the most densely populated epicenter.


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