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1,227 quite interesting facts to blow your socks off

Author: John Lloyd; John Mitchinson; James Harkin
Publisher: New York ; London : W.W. Norton & Company, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Book : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Miscellanea
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Lloyd; John Mitchinson; James Harkin
ISBN: 9780393241037 0393241033
OCLC Number: 829738465
Notes: Includes index.
First published in Great Britain in 2012 by Faber and Faber Ltd under the title: 1,227 QI facts to blow your socks off.
Description: xi, 334 pages ; 19 cm
Other Titles: One thousand two hundred and 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
1,227 QI facts to blow your socks off.
Responsibility: compiled by John Lloyd, John Mitchinson, and James Harkin ; with the QI Elves Anne Miller, Andy Murray, and Alex Bell.

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