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The Resource 1,227 quite interesting facts to blow your socks off, compiled by John Lloyd, John Mitchinson, and James Harkin with the QI elves Anne Miller, Andy Murray, and Alex Bell

1,227 quite interesting facts to blow your socks off, compiled by John Lloyd, John Mitchinson, and James Harkin with the QI elves Anne Miller, Andy Murray, and Alex Bell

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1,227 quite interesting facts to blow your socks off
Title
1,227 quite interesting facts to blow your socks off
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compiled by John Lloyd, John Mitchinson, and James Harkin with the QI elves Anne Miller, Andy Murray, and Alex Bell
Title variation
  • One thousand two hundred twenty-seven quite interesting facts to blow your socks off
  • Twelve hundred twenty-seven quite interesting facts to blow your socks off
  • Facts to blow your socks off
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Language
eng
Summary
Did you know? Cows moo in regional accents. The international dialing code for Russia is 007. The water in the mouth of a blue whale weighs more than its body. Pants are responsible for twice as many accidents as chain saws. Saddam Hussein's bunker was designed by the grandson of the woman who built Hitler's bunker. Heroin was originally sold as cough medicine. 1,227 Quite Interesting Facts to Blow Your Socks Off is a trove of the strangest, funniest, and most improbable tidbits of knowledge--all painstakingly researched and distilled to a brilliant and shocking clarity
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
031.02
Index
index present
LC call number
AG243
LC item number
.L56 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Label
1,227 quite interesting facts to blow your socks off, compiled by John Lloyd, John Mitchinson, and James Harkin with the QI elves Anne Miller, Andy Murray, and Alex Bell
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Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • First published in Great Britain in 2012 by Faber and Faber under the title 1,227 QI facts to blow your socks off
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xi, 334 pages
Isbn
9780393241037
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013026926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn829738465
  • (OCoLC)829738465
Label
1,227 quite interesting facts to blow your socks off, compiled by John Lloyd, John Mitchinson, and James Harkin with the QI elves Anne Miller, Andy Murray, and Alex Bell
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • First published in Great Britain in 2012 by Faber and Faber under the title 1,227 QI facts to blow your socks off
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xi, 334 pages
Isbn
9780393241037
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013026926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn829738465
  • (OCoLC)829738465

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