With fun illustrations and a wide range of articles, and lists, anecdotes, this book will provide hours of enthralling reading. You'll laugh at stories of outlandish lawsuits and fumbling felons, find out about sword swallowing, and learn about the world's most expensive foods.
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. Including urban legends, old wives tales, and misattributed quotes. Every reader should find something of interest in these pages. Topics covered the book of bizarre Truths include the animal kingdom, history, science, origins, health, sports, traditions, people, geography, and food. Here are a few of the more than 200 questions that are answered: do cows cause global warming? How many ants make a full meal for an anteater? How late is fashionably late? What s the smelliest thing on the planet? Do woodpeckers get headaches?The Book of Bizarre Truths is for readers who expect to be informed entertained, and humored.
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The Book of Useless InformationPublications International, Ltd. #ad - Makes a wonderful gift for trivia buffs. This 704-page padded hardcover book contains 250 articles, facts, statistics, trivia, and lists that range from absurd to useless to hilarious. Readers learn about the deadliest diseases of the 20th century, the craziest entertainment acts of all time, the most outlandish laws on the books, the most dangerous jobs, the world's most unusual museums, the biggest Hollywood blunders, and much more.
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Get lassoed into facts about fascinating wedding customs around the world, and discover the reason behind one of the deadliest fires in American history. What hollywood star used her twin sister as her body double in a film? How do card sharks mark a deck? Where in California can you find the world s oldest living tree? Which U.
The Book of Extraordinary Facts #ad - S. Read about what it was like to live during the London Blitz, and debunk popular urban legends. This gargantuan, technology, religion, covering pop culture, food, art, sports, nature, 704-page hardcover book is chock-full of that information and more, crime, history, and tales of the just plain weird.
The Book of Incredible InformationPublications International, Ltd. #ad - The book of incredible Information is a collection of hundreds of articles, quotes, lists, and anecdotes. A lively range of subjects and events, from the backwater debacles of history to infamous innovations, vocations, and personalities. Topics include extraordinary explorers, unprofessional sports, game-changing inventions, arts and treasures, oddball professions, unforgettable edibles, and even a few ghost stories.
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Topics include science, medicine, historical figures, the arts, war, sports, food, politics, crime, and more. Learn about: the real-life explorers who created King Kong. The teenager who invented television. Nazi germany's secret baby farms. Biological warfare secrets of the ancient world. The racy true story of the Barbie doll.
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It's perfect for anyone with a curious mind and a passion for learning. With quirky illustrations and a vast array of articles, anecdotes, lists, and games, this book will provide hours of fascinating reading. The book of unusual knowledge is a mammoth 704-page padded hardcover book crammed with a cornucopia of information some useful, others not so much but all of it completely captivating.
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Learn about the beginning of hollywood s production code, the use of talismans in the ancient world, and the true origin of the phrase survival of the fittest.
The Book of Random OdditiesPublications International, Ltd. #ad - The Book of Random Oddities #ad - Find out the origins of words from "juggernaut" to "meh, " discover the intricacies of baseball lingo, and laugh at poorly worded headlines and spell-checker mistakes. Gorgeous leatherette binding with gilded accents makes The Book of Random Oddities a great addition to any library. The book of random oddities is a massive 704-page hardcover volume that is packed with stories, anecdotes, lists, and quotes about words and language.
Explore 16 chapters of fascinating information about the quirks of language, etymology, unusual vocabulary, word games, and more.
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