The Book of Bizarre Truths
ISBN: 145080747X
EAN13: 9781450807470
Language: English
Pages: 704
Dimensions: 2.00" H x 9.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 2.00 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
Book Overview
The Book of Bizarre Truths is a 704-page collection of answers to hundreds of provocative questions covering a vast range of topics, from the strange to the sublime. Includes urban legends, old wives tales, misattributed quotes, and corrected so-called facts and trivia that have gained authenticity despite less-than-reliable sources. Topics covered include the animal kingdom, health, origins, traditions, science, history, geography, sports, people, and food. More than 200 questions that are answered, including: 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.