To Tina Horton, who knows how hard it is
(to watch TV) . . .
Creu Gwir fel Gwydr o FFwrnais Awen*
In These Stones Horizons Sing
*Creating Truth like Glass from a Furnace of Inspiration
EIGHT THINGS THIS BOOK WILL
HELP YOU ACHIEVE
1. Get out of a mental rut, think new thoughts, acquire
new visions, discover new ambitions.
2. Make friends quickly and easily.
3. Increase your popularity.
4. Win people to your way of thinking.
5. Increase your influence, your...
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Children & Television
Danielle D. Smith
Cal State Northridge
COMS 321, Rhetorical Discourse
Wednesday, November 26, 2008
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Knowledge Gained from Television
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- English naturalist and geologist.
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