1,339 Quite Interesting Facts to Make Your Jaw Drop

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$10.53
UPC:
9780393245608
Maximum Purchase:
3 units
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition (September 2, 2014)
Shipping Weight:
11 ounces
Language:
English
Product Dimensions:
4.8 x 1.2 x 7.3 inches
Binding:
Hardcover
Pages:
384
ISBN-10:
0393245608
ISBN-13:
978-0393245608
Author:
John Lloyd,James Harkin,John Mitchinson

Product Overview

From the creators of the hugely popular BBC quiz showQI, a brilliant sequel to theirNew York Timesbest-selling1,227 Quite Interesting Facts to Blow Your Socks Off.1,339 Quite Interesting Facts to Make Your Jaw Dropis bursting with mindboggling morsels of triviainformative, hilarious, sometimes arcane or utterly useless, but always entertaining.Did you know? Wagner only ever wore pink silk underwear. There are 34,000 statues of Kim Il Sung in North Korea. There is a cult in Malaysia that worships a giant teapot. Earthworms have five hearts. Your eyebrows renew themselves every 64 days. Charles Darwin's tortoise Harriet died in 2006 at the age of 176.Every fact in this magnificent little volume has been researched with punctilious care in order to bring you the truth in its purest form.

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