From the (new) shortest man to the longest fingernails, from the smallest bird to the largest gathering of Smurfs, "Guinness World Records 2011" collects the most amazing, inspiring, and wild record breakers yet. Original.
This new series will visit major US cities, bringing together
their most bizarre news items classic strange but true stories that reached the and finally sections of news reports worldwide.
Did you know duck dander is hallucinogenic? Or that Katherine
Hepburn had a phobia of dirty hair? Have you ever wondered about the Magickal Skull of Doom or contemplated the mysterious Transylvanian Tablets? The Book of the Bizarre is ...
This entertaining book gives surprising explanations for the facts, tales
and lore associated with day to day living and the world around us. Learn why birds perched on power lines aren''t electrocuted; the origins of such expressions as "swan ...