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The Resource Ultimate book of trivia : the essential collection of over 1,000 curious facts to impress your friends and expand your mind, by Scott McNeely ; illustrations by Arthur Mount

Ultimate book of trivia : the essential collection of over 1,000 curious facts to impress your friends and expand your mind, by Scott McNeely ; illustrations by Arthur Mount

Label
Ultimate book of trivia : the essential collection of over 1,000 curious facts to impress your friends and expand your mind
Title
Ultimate book of trivia
Title remainder
the essential collection of over 1,000 curious facts to impress your friends and expand your mind
Statement of responsibility
by Scott McNeely ; illustrations by Arthur Mount
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Did you know that cats can be left-handed? Trivia fans will be eager to dive into this book for an edifying and entertaining tour of all the things they didn't know that they didn't know. There is something here for everyone and every occasion, with topics including Space and Science, Being Human, Sports, Music, Food and Drink, and Famous Inventions. It's full of conversation starters, from Herbert Hoover's pet alligators to the longest recorded bout of hiccups (it lasted for 68 years). Brimming with surprising facts, this comprehensive collection of trivia is sure to puzzle and delight"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McNeely, Scott
Dewey number
031.02
Index
no index present
LC call number
AG243
LC item number
.M3185 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Curiosities and wonders
  • Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc
Label
Ultimate book of trivia : the essential collection of over 1,000 curious facts to impress your friends and expand your mind, by Scott McNeely ; illustrations by Arthur Mount
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: A Brief History of Trivia -- Space and Science -- Food and Drink -- Sports -- Being Human -- History and Politics -- Word Play -- Religion -- Cities and Countries -- Animal Kingdom -- Crime and Punishment -- Music -- Famous Inventions -- Death -- Film and Television -- Numbers
Control code
ocn907930271
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
350 pages
Isbn
9781452136615
Isbn Type
(hardback : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2014047355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a514972
  • (OCoLC)907930271
Label
Ultimate book of trivia : the essential collection of over 1,000 curious facts to impress your friends and expand your mind, by Scott McNeely ; illustrations by Arthur Mount
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: A Brief History of Trivia -- Space and Science -- Food and Drink -- Sports -- Being Human -- History and Politics -- Word Play -- Religion -- Cities and Countries -- Animal Kingdom -- Crime and Punishment -- Music -- Famous Inventions -- Death -- Film and Television -- Numbers
Control code
ocn907930271
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
350 pages
Isbn
9781452136615
Isbn Type
(hardback : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2014047355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a514972
  • (OCoLC)907930271

Library Locations

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      27333 Center Ridge Rd, Westlake, OH, 44145, US
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