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The Resource 10 things you might not know about nearly everything : a collection of fascinating historical, scientific and cultural facts about people, places and things, Mark Jacob & Stephan Benzkofer

10 things you might not know about nearly everything : a collection of fascinating historical, scientific and cultural facts about people, places and things, Mark Jacob & Stephan Benzkofer

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10 things you might not know about nearly everything : a collection of fascinating historical, scientific and cultural facts about people, places and things
Title
10 things you might not know about nearly everything
Title remainder
a collection of fascinating historical, scientific and cultural facts about people, places and things
Statement of responsibility
Mark Jacob & Stephan Benzkofer
Title variation
Ten things you might not know about nearly everything
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "For years, the Chicago Tribune's popular weekly feature "10 Things You Might Not Know" has been entertaining readers while informing them on a diverse range of fascinating subjects. 10 Things You Might Not Know About Nearly Everything is a comprehensive collection of these columns, presented in a fun and easy-to-read format. This book gives readers well-researched, obscure facts on universal topics such as arts and culture, food and leisure, science and technology, history, politics, sports, religion, lifestyle, language, and more. 10 Things You Might Not Know About Nearly Everything contains a plethora of surprising trivia and pertinent tidbits that will appeal to everyone, from history buffs to sports fans to foodies. Covering amusing and lighthearted topics like beards and holidays alongside more serious subjects like taxes and juries, this collection of carefully researched and universal trivia will make readers laugh and their jaws drop. This book leaves readers brighter, wittier, and more curious about a myriad of subjects they have never encountered before"--
  • "A collection of columns from the Chicago Tribune's "10 Things You Might Not Know" weekly feature"--
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  • Provided by publisher
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DLC
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Jacob, Mark
Dewey number
030
Index
index present
LC call number
AG105
LC item number
.J175 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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Benzkofer, Stephan
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  • Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc
  • Curiosities and wonders
Label
10 things you might not know about nearly everything : a collection of fascinating historical, scientific and cultural facts about people, places and things, Mark Jacob & Stephan Benzkofer
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Oddities & Oddballs -- The Human Condition -- Controversies & Ideas -- Food & Drink -- People & Places -- Politics -- Language & Letters -- Rich & Famous -- Military & War -- Science & Technology -- Kids & Education -- Money & Finance -- Arts & Culture -- Sports
Control code
ocn958458642
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
Revised and expanded edition.
Extent
ix, 325 pages
Isbn
9781572842083
Lccn
2017023806
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)958458642
Label
10 things you might not know about nearly everything : a collection of fascinating historical, scientific and cultural facts about people, places and things, Mark Jacob & Stephan Benzkofer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Oddities & Oddballs -- The Human Condition -- Controversies & Ideas -- Food & Drink -- People & Places -- Politics -- Language & Letters -- Rich & Famous -- Military & War -- Science & Technology -- Kids & Education -- Money & Finance -- Arts & Culture -- Sports
Control code
ocn958458642
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
Revised and expanded edition.
Extent
ix, 325 pages
Isbn
9781572842083
Lccn
2017023806
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)958458642

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