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The New Book of Lists

The Original Compendium of Curious Information

(Book - 2005)
Average Rating: 3 stars out of 5.
The New Book of Lists
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Baker & Taylor
Featuring thousands of fascination facts, this collection of "lists" includes contributions from Oliver Stone, Jane Fonda, Arnold Palmer, Dave Eggers, Brian Eno, Quincy Jones, Elmore Leonard, Abbie Hoffman, and many others. Original.

Perseus Publishing
The original, benchmark compendium of facts weirder than fiction, intriguing information, and must-talk-about trivia that has sold over eight million copies worldwide and spawned many imitators. For nearly three decades David Wallechinsky and Amy Wallace have been researching curious facts and unusual statistics and the incredible stories behind them. Now the most entertaining and informative of these have been brought together in a long-awaited, thoroughly up-to-date, and Americanized new edition, including brand-new lists and list makers. Contributors include: Oliver Stone; Jane Fonda; Sean Connery; Robert Duvall; Pedro Almodovar; Stephen King; John Waters; Wynton Marsalis; Quincy Jones; Arnold Palmer; Kareem Abdul-Jabbar; Isaac Stern; Ian Rankin; Alan Dershowitz; Margaret Atwood; Dave Eggers; Brian Eno; and Elmore Leonard.


Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Canongate, c2005
ISBN: 1841957194
Branch Call Number: 031.02 N
Characteristics: xx, 600 p. : ports. ; 23 cm.
Additional Contributors: Wallace, Amy
Wallechinsky, David 1948-

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