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Don't Know Much about Anything: Everything You Need to Know but Never Learned about People, Places, Events, and More!

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In his wildly entertaining, winningly irreverent, New York Times bestselling Don't Know Much About® series, author Kenneth C. Davis has amused and edified us with fascinating facts about history, mythology, the Bible, the universe, geography, and the Civil War.

Now, the sky's the limit in his latest irresistible installment—a grand tour of knowledge that carries us from the Great Smoky Mountains to the Berlin Wall, from the Salem Witch Trials to Watergate, from Michelangelo to Houdini. Brimming with busted myths, gripping true stories, and peculiar particulars about a plethora of people, places, and events, this captivating compendium is guaranteed to delight information lovers everywhere as it feeds our insatiable appetite to know everything!

Synopsis:

Provides answers to questions on subjects ranging from famous people and historical events to holidays and traditions, sports, and food.

Table of Contents

Famous people — Exceptional places — Historic happenings — Holidays and traditions — Everyday objects and remarkable inventions — Space and the natural world — Sports — Entertainment — Food — Civics.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780061828553
Subtitle:
Everything You Need to Know but Never Learned about People, Places, Events, and More!
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Author:
Davis, Kenneth C.
Author:
Kenneth C. Davis
Subject:
Reference : General
Subject:
Trivia
Subject:
Questions and answers
Subject:
Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc.
Subject:
General Reference
Subject:
Audio Books-Reference
Subject:
Humor-Trivia
Subject:
Reference - Almanacs
Subject:
Reference - General
Subject:
REFERENCE / Trivia
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20070731
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
320

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Don't Know Much about Anything: Everything You Need to Know but Never Learned about People, Places, Events, and More!
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