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Mindblowers: A Look Back At History That Will Change The Way You Look At The World Today - Jim Rhine

Noting some of the more bizarre aspects of history, author Jim Rhine peers behind the veil of assumed knowledge with insight and humor to reveal the shocking truths, stunning ironies, and the often humorous all-too-human element behind many of our......

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Oddball Colorado: A Guide To Some Really Strange Places - Jerome Pohlen

A high-altitude alligator farm. A UFO watchtower. A monument to a headless chicken. While other travel guides tell you about tackling Pike’s Peak, skiing the back bowls, or rafting down the Arkansas River, this quirky regional resource offer......

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How The Hot Dog Found Its Bun: Accidental Discoveries And Unexpected Inspirations That Shape What We Eat And Drink - Josh Chetwynd

Sometimes it’s neither art nor science that serves as the origins of the everyday kitchen and food items that we take for granted today. Sometimes, as Josh Chetwynd shows us in How the Hot Dog Found Its Bun, some of our greatest culinary ach......

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Remember That?: A Year-by-year Chronicle Of Fun Facts, Headlines, & Your Memories - Allison Dolan

A Blast From the Past Take a trip down memory lane with this interactive trivia book of headlines, fads, sports, music and more from 1930–2010. Inside, you'll find year-by-year snapshots of the events and trends that shaped our lives. Family......

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The Book Of The Bizarre: Freaky Facts And Strange Stories - Varla Ventura

Did you know duck dander is hallucinogenic? Or that Katherine Hepburn had a phobia of dirty hair? Have you ever wondered about the Magickal Skull of Doom or contemplated the mysterious Transylvanian Tablets? The Book of the Bizarre is a veritable ......

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Beyond Bizarre: Frightening Facts And Blood-curdling True Tales - Varla Ventura

The sequel to the best-selling The Book of the Bizarre, Beyond Bizarre offers up scores of new freaky facts, terrifying trivia, and stranger-than-fiction stories. Arranged into 13 chilling chapters like Haunted Hollywood, Blood Red Crosses and Gro......

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All Facts Considered: The Essential Library Of Inessential Knowledge - Kee Malesky

For the bestselling miscellany market, an NPR librarian's compendium of fascinating facts on history, science, and the artsHow much water do the Great Lakes contain? Who were the first and last men killed in the Civil War? How long is a New York m......

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Learn Something New Every Day: 365 Facts To Fulfill Your Life - Kee Malesky

Learn something new with 366 fascinating facts from NPR librarian Kee MaleskyWhat was the greatest thing before sliced bread?1 What color did carrots used to be?2 Why do many American spellings differ from their British counterparts?3 What does it......

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Glad You Asked: Intriguing Names, Facts, And Ideas For The Curious-minded

Encapsulating in brief explanations the most important people, places, things, events and ideas in the history of mankind, this educational resource features hundreds of items, many accompanied with photographs or diagrams to help provide addition......

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Why Rattlesnakes Rattle: ...and 250 Other Things You Should Know - Valeri R. Helterbran

This entertaining book gives surprising explanations for the facts, tales and lore associated with day-to-day living and the world around us. Learn why birds perched on power lines aren't electrocuted; the origins of such expressions as "......

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The History Detectives Explore Lincoln's Letter, Parker's Sax, And Mark Twain's Watch: And Many More Mysteries Of America's Past - Barbara Karg

Explore the secrets of America's past with the official companion to PBS's History DetectivesCould a Civil War POW have fashioned a working camera from a tin can, a spyglass lens, and a pine plank? What can an ancient and battered banjo reveal abo......

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Was Beethoven A Birdwatcher?: A Quirky Look At Birds In History And Culture - David Turner

An engaging guide that illustrates the significance of birds throughout history Did the Cettia's Warbler inspire the opening notes of the last movement of Beethoven's Second Symphony? Who among a host of rivals wrote the best poem about the n......

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Taxidermy Art: A Rogue's Guide To The Work, The Culture, And How To Do It Yourself - Robert Marbury

In this collection of taxidermy art, you'll find a winged monkey with a fez and a martini glass, a jewel-encrusted piglet, a bionic fawn, and a polar bear balancing on a floating refrigerator. Author Robert Marbury makes for a friendly (and often ......

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A Place Called Peculiar: Stories About Unusual American Place-names - Frank K. Gallant

From Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, to Intercourse, Pennsylvania, and Bug Tussle, Alabama, this pop-culture history offers a well-written and highly entertaining survey of America's most unusual place-names and their often-humorous origins. ......

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Deadly Animals In The Wild: From Venomous Snakes, Man-eaters To Poisonous Spiders - Speedy Publishing

Children learn to use their imagination when they read about things that are new to them and naturally intriguing. Learning about deadly animals sparks the minds of kids as they envision such animals out in the wild and how they hunt and capture p......

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It's Raining Frogs And Fishes: Four Seasons Of Natural Phenomena And Oddities Of The Sky - Jerry Dennis

It's Raining Frogs and Fishes is a generously illustrated inquiry into wonders of the sky: Why is the sky blue? Where do meteors originate? What causes rainbows, mirages, and the colors of the sunset? Why do some birds and insects migrate, and how......

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1st Grade Computer Basics : The Computer And Its Parts: Computers For Kids First Grade - Baby Professor

There's no escaping the fact that we are heading towards a tech-dominated future. It is, therefore, of great importance that your child is able to follow the times. This educational book features the basics of computers. Here, your child will lear......

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