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McWhirter, Norris 1925-2004

Overview
Works: 203 works in 723 publications in 10 languages and 15,278 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Records (Sports)  History  Encyclopedias  Almanacs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Compiler, Publishing director, Other, Creator
Classifications: AG243, 031.02
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Most widely held works about Norris McWhirter
 
Most widely held works by Norris McWhirter
Guinness book of women's sports records by Norris McWhirter( Book )

245 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in 10 languages and held by 3,862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

in English and Japanese and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annually revised collection of quantitative facts covering the natural world, animal kingdom, outer space, science sports, etc
Norris McWhirter's book of millennium records : the story of human achievement in the last 2000 years by Norris McWhirter( Book )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,132 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 : 1979-1980 by Norris McWhirter( Book )

20 editions published between 1972 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An updated alphabetical list of records held in various sports from aerobatics to yachting
Guinness sports record book( )

in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Guinness book of records, 1993 by Mark Young( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive book of world records covering those set in, on, and beyond the Earth
The Guinness book of records, 1994 by Peter Matthews( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 469 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 )

28 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 441 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 )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dunlop illustrated encyclopedia of facts by Norris McWhirter( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1981 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guinness : the stories behind the records by Norris McWhirter( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guinness book of phenomenal happenings by Norris McWhirter( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 326 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 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of unusual achievements by young people under the age of nineteen
Guinness book of essential facts( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guinness book of astounding feats & events by Norris McWhirter( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes such records as the shortest full-grown woman who ever lived, the longest ride in full armor, and the largest pearl ever discovered
Guinness book of amazing achievements by Norris McWhirter( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 253 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
The Guinness book of records, 1995 by Peter Matthews( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest human achievements of the century are given
Guinness book of surprising accomplishments by Norris McWhirter( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Record-setting events include longest dance marathon, woman's shouting record, busiest pay phone, and oldest library fine
Guinness book of extraordinary exploits by Norris McWhirter( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes such unusual experiences as peeling the longest unbroken apple peel and achieving the highest speed on a bicycle
Guinness book of amazing animals by Norris McWhirter( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents facts about animals from the smallest horse to the fastest snail
 
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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

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