The Importance Of Being Trivial

Author: Mark Mason
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1407007408
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Either way, the relationship between a love of reading and a love of facts, of trivia,
is best summed up for me by one book: the Guinness Book of Records. I only
ever owned one copy. It was the 1982 edition, which I got for Christmas 1981.
When you're ten years old the very Fact that something has next year's date on it
causes excitement enough, but this bookhardback, 350 pages, measuring 30
centimetres by 2.1"" — soon won a place in my affections that wouldn't be lost
until well ...

Der Taubentunnel

Author: John le Carré
Publisher: Ullstein eBooks
ISBN: 3843713421
Size: 25.30 MB
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»Mitreißend, unterhaltsam und spannend wie einen Thriller erzählt le Carré in Der Taubentunnel sein Leben.« Eckart Baier, Buchjournal Was macht das Leben eines Schriftstellers aus?

The Guinness Book Of Records

Author: Norris McWhirter
ISBN: 9780851122519
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Title No. of Editions Latest Publication American (Casebound) Guinness Book of
World Records American (Paperback) Guinness Book of World Records Chinese
(Paperback) iii ft + * <?f fl t*- < 't Czech (Casebound) Guinnessova Kniha
Rekordu Danish (Casebound) Guinness Rekordbog Dutch (Casebound) Het
Groot Guinness Record Boek Finnish (Casebound) Guinness Suuri Ennatys Kirja
French (Casebound) Livre Guinness Des Records German (Casebound)
Guinness Buch ...

The Performing Arts

Author: Linda Keir Simons
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9780872879829
Size: 71.72 MB
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379. Baygan, Lee. Makeup for Theatre, Film & Television. New York: Drama Book
, 1982. 183p. LC 81-1911. ISBN 0-89676-023-5. Written by the director of
makeup for NBC, Baygan's manual falls into two parts. First, he offers step-by-
step ... 382. Billington, Michael. The Guinness Book of Theatre Facts and Feats.
Enfield, England: Guinness Superlatives; Distr., Sterling, 1982. 240p. LC 82-
220438. ISBN 0-85112-239-6. Unlike The Guinness Book of Records, which is a
genuinely ...

Guinness Book Of World Records

Author: Donald McFarlan
Publisher: Bantam Books
ISBN: 9780553284522
Size: 54.68 MB
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This edition contains the complete text of the original hardcover edition. NOT
1990 A Bantam Book I Published by arrangement with Sterling Publishing Co.,
Inc. PRINTING HISTORY American Guinness edition published October 1956
Bantam edition I October 1963 Revised Bantam edition April 1964 Revised and
enlarged Bantam Special edition / June 1966 Revised and enlarged new Bantam
edition I ...

Die Weisheit Der Vielen

Author: James Surowiecki
Publisher: Plassen Verlag
ISBN: 3864705142
Size: 66.28 MB
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"Die Weisheit der Vielen" ist faszinierend, es ist eines jener Bücher, die die Welt auf den Kopf stellen.

Kalte Glut

Author: Sidney Sheldon
Publisher: Blanvalet Verlag
ISBN: 3641213878
Size: 47.24 MB
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Tracy Whitney ist jung, intelligent, wunderschön und steht kurz vor der Hochzeit mit einem der begehrtesten Junggesellen Philadelphias.

Around Selinsgrove

Author: Jim Campbell
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1439620369
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On May 1, 1982, a balmy Saturday, Selinsgrove entered the Guinness Book of
Records for constructing and consuming “the world's longest banana split.” The
giant sundae, which was 8,006 feet in length, lined several blocks of Market
Street. Shown is fiveyearold Danielle Palmer, a local youngster, as she is about
to sample the tasty treat. In 1988, the town restaged the event to reclaim the
record, which was broken by another community. As is best known, Selinsgrove
still holds the ...

The Complete Idiot S Guide Music Dictionary

Author: Dr. Stanford Felix
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101198095
Size: 54.66 MB
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Known as the “King of Pop,” Jackson had 17 numberone singles, 13 Grammy
Awards, record sales of up to $750 million, and was named the “Most Successful
Entertainer of All Time” by the Guinness Book of World Records. His 1982 Thriller
album is the bestselling album of all time, and his Off the Wall, Bad, Dangerous,
and HIStory albums are all among the alltime topselling albums. Known for his
complicated dance style, he developed moves such as the robot and the
moonwalk ...