Millions of Americans have come to rely on the Complete Idiot's Guide series for practical, basic information on everything from preparing an income tax return to entertaining weekend guests. The witty, conversational style and the inviting, browsable format take the intimidation factor out of learning new skills. This season the popular series -- which has featured such top sellers as The Complete Idiot's Guide to Dating and The Complete Idiot's Guide to Making Money on Wall Street -- has been expanded to include 27 new tides. As always, each book includes:
-- Idiot-proof steps for mastering specific skills
-- An easy-to-use design, including fun sidebars and witty cartoons
-- Warnings, tips, definitions, and advice from leading authorities
-- The popular "Least You Need To Know" feature at the back of each chapter
Hopping across the Great Pond made fun and easy
Nine million Americans go to Europe each year, and this book takes a step back from other travel books by explaining in simple terms how to convert money, plan a budget, and see the most without spending a bundle. Sections on Great Britain, France, Germany, Spain, Greece, Italy, et. al. provide tips on social etiquette, the least you need to know about history, as well as must-see sites, essential shopping areas, lodgings, and top restaurants.