(11 Jun 1892 - 4 May 1953)
English writer, poet and journalist whose books included a science-fiction novel, The People of the Ruins (1920).
Science Quotes by Edward Shanks (1 quote)
There are four subjects which must be taught: reading, writing and arithmetic, and the fear of God. The most difficult of these is arithmetic.
— Edward Shanks
Quoted as a filler, without citation in The Record (3 Nov 1948), 40, No. 8, 2. (Student newspaper of the New York State College for Teachers.)