TLC 003 : Strange Name for an Awesome Resource – The Great American Bathroom Book

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TLC 003: Strange Name for an Awesome Resource – The Great American Bathroom Book

Learn how you can broaden your personal knowledge of an enormous collection of classics and topics. This three-volume set is one of my favorite power tools!

On Episode 003 of the Timeline of Classics podcast, we’ll feature The Great American Bathroom Book: Single Sitting Summaries of All-time Great Books (originally titled: Compact Classics)

We’ve all been there…

  • Help! I need a quick reminder of the characters, setting, or plot of a Shakespeare play.
  • It’s been way too long since I studied this in my high school English class.
  • I’ve got to teach this book tomorrow.

There’s a literary goldmine inside each volume!

In Episode 003 you’ll learn…

  • how The Great American Bathroom Book (GABB) can introduce a broad range of titles from classic world literature to you and your students
  • how the GABB books offer a wide variety of biographies, trivia, famous facts, quotes, words and phrases, etc. to enhance your working vocabulary and mental database
  • how the GABB books, alongside Timeline of Classics, provide a powerful combination of resources for studying the good and great books

 

Featured in today’s episode:

The Great American Bathroom Book

Titles referenced from GABB:

Timeline of Classics: Historical Context for the Good and Great Books

I hope you’re able to glean a few useful nuggets from Episode #003! Let me know what you found most helpful…keep the comments coming!

Thanks for listening…

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