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McWhirter, Norris 1925-2004

Overview
Works: 252 works in 807 publications in 11 languages and 15,108 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Records (Sports)  History  Encyclopedias  Almanacs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Publishing director, Compiler, Other, Creator
Classifications: AG243, 031.02
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Norris McWhirter
 
Most widely held works by Norris McWhirter
Guinness book of world records by Norris McWhirter( Book )

85 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thirty-fourth annual compilation of world records is arranged in an easy-to-follow, ready-reference format and encompasses a host of facts, figures, and feasts from sports, science, the arts, human achievement, and more
Guinness book of world records( )

in English and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains thousands of records that span every field of human and non-human endeavors, including science and technology, animals, sports, geography, arts and entertainment, education, hobbies and pastimes, unusual rituals, and many others. Guinness World Records 2013 is crammed with new and updated records, and never-before-seen photography
Norris McWhirter's book of millennium records : the story of human achievement in the last 2000 years by Norris McWhirter( Book )

22 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines some of the highlights of human achievement over the course of two thousand years, looking at topics in the areas of everyday life, the arts, science, medicine and health, politics and government, building and engineering, transport, war and weapons, communications and the media, and sports and leisure
Guinness sports record book( )

in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Guinness book of records, 1993 by Peter Matthews( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive book of world records covering those set in, on, and beyond the Earth
Guinness book of sports records : winners & champions by Norris McWhirter( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An updated alphabetical list of records held in various sports from acrobatics to yachting
The Guinness book of records, 1994 by Peter Matthews( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updates world and American records and reports new categories established during the year
The Guinness book of answers by Norris McWhirter( Book )

27 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains facts on a wide variety of topics including the earth, astronomy, religion, music and dance, language, sports, inventions, defence, countries of the world, etc
The Guinness book of records, 1992( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guinness sports record book : 1979-1980 by Norris McWhirter( Book )

14 editions published between 1972 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An updated alphabetical list of records held in various sports from archery to yachting
Guinness book of women's sports records by Norris McWhirter( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records the achievements of women in more than three dozen sports, including world, national, and Olympic competition
Guinness book of records by Guinness World Records Limited( Book )

97 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in 9 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest human ahievements of the century are given
Guinness : the stories behind the records by Norris McWhirter( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Guinness book of records, 1991 by Donald McFarlan( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains thousands of authenticated world records in such areas as plants and animals, science, business, space, entertainment, sports, etc
Guinness book of phenomenal happenings by Norris McWhirter( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fantastic human and natural occurences such as the largest bonfire and the narrowest street
Guinness book of young recordbreakers by Norris McWhirter( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of unusual achievements by young people under the age of nineteen
Dunlop illustrated encyclopedia of facts by Norris McWhirter( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guinness book of essential facts( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guinness book of amazing achievements by Norris McWhirter( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes such records as the fastest performance by an apple picker, the first person to become a billionaire, and the first underwater crossing of the English Channel
 
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Norris McWhirter's book of millennium records : the story of human achievement in the last 2000 years
Alternative Names
Ma-k'o-hua-te, No-li-ssu

Ma-kʻo-hua-te, No-li-ssu 1925-2004

Mac Whirter, Norris.

Mac Whirter Norris 1925-2004

MacWhirter, Norris.

MacWhirter Norris 1925-2004

MacWhirter, Norris Dewar 1925-2004

Makuwātā, Norisu 1925-2004

Maḳ'ṿirṭer, Noris 1925-2004

Makvirter, Norris D. 1925-2004

Mc Whirter, Norris.

Mc Whirter Norris 1925-2004

Mc Whirter, Norris Dewar

McWhirter, N. D. 1925-2004

McWhirter, N. D. (Norris Dewar), 1925-2004

McWhirter, Norris

McWhirter, Norris D.

McWhirter, Norris D. 1925-2004

McWhirter, Norris D. (Norris Dewar), 1925-2004

McWhirter, Norris Dewar.

McWhirter, Norris Dewar 1925-2004

Mekṿirṭer, Noris 1925-2004

Norris McWhirter britischer Verleger und Mitbegründer des Guinness-Buchs der Rekorde

Norris McWhirter Brits journalist

Norris McWhirter brytyjski sportowiec, dziennikarz telewizyjny

Маквиртер, Норрис Д.

מק׳וירטר, נוריס.

マクワーター, ノリス

Languages
English (289)

French (16)

Hebrew (8)

Italian (7)

Spanish (7)

German (6)

Danish (6)

Finnish (3)

Chinese (2)

Dutch (1)

Hindi (1)

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Norris McWhirter's book of millennium records : the story of human achievement in the last 2000 yearsGuinness book of records