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1,000 Places to See Before You Die (Deluxe Edition): The World as You've Never Seen It Before
By Artisan
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mpn: 85788, ean: 9781579657888, isbn: 1579657885,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
“Gorgeous . . . breathtaking . . . This spectacular coffee-table book will inspire readers to add more destinations to their bucket lists.”—Publishers Weekly Patricia Schultz curates the world. When she published the original 1,000 Places to See Before You Die, she created not only a new kind of travel book but also a new way of thinking about our experiences and interests.   Now Schultz captivates our hearts in the same compelling way her original book spoke to our minds. Moving from elo

Ripley's Believe It Or Not! 100 Years
By Ripley Publishing
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ean: 9781609912406, isbn: 1609912403,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
Ripley's Believe It or Not! is globally renowned as the authority on the weird, the eccentric, and the amazing. Ripley's Believe It or Not! provides entertaining books for children of all ages which educates and informs them in a humorous style. The Ripley brand is known around the world as a trend-setting source of family-friendly fun and excitement! Every day the researchers at Ripley's are busy digging up the craziest true stories and the most unbelievable facts.From its inception in 1918 and

Sting-Rays and Muscle Bikes of the 1960s and 1970s
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781499281835, isbn: 1499281838,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
Hey folks. So although I would like to be able to keep on making this title only available privately, due to changes beyond my control, it's either make it available publicly or not at all. I'll still continue to hand number copies sold directly through my website and on eBay, as well as find a Schwinn stamp for the inside cover or some such. Publicly available copies through Kindle / Amazon will be available after September 12, 2018. Just for future reference. Anyway. This book, Sting-Rays and

Our First Book - Fine Taxidermy: By Darwin, Sinke & van Tongeren
By Lannoo Publishers
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ean: 9789401449144, isbn: 9401449147,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
• First monograph on two taxidermists at the very top of their game, with Damien Hirst as their biggest fan• The missing link between classic taxidermy and modern art• Fabulous overview of their sources of inspiration, their first steps in the world of taxidermy and their beautiful creations• The ultimate beauty of nature brought to a standstill''The men who've turned taxidermy into strangely beguiling art''. - Jake Wallis Simons for CNN ''Sinke & van Tongeren elevate taxidermy to a fine

Schwinn Tech & Spec Guide Electro-forged Schwinns 1946 - 1982 Version 1.3
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781517562090, isbn: 1517562090,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
Hey folks, due to changes in the self-publishing world that are beyond my control, this title will now be made available to the general public. I'll still be hand numbering the copies of this book that are sold direct through my website and through eBay, and will also be stamping these copies (over the hand-numbering bit) with a Schwinn-themed rubber stamp. Books sold direct through Kindle / Amazon will also be dated September 5 2018 and later, if that matters to folks. Anyway, moving on. This b

New Roadside America: The Modern Traveler's Guide to the Wild and Wonderful World of America's Tourist
By Fireside
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ean: 9780671769314, isbn: 0671769316,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
Guides travelers through many of America's most unusual roadside tourist attractions Roadside America is a Baedeker to the junkiest attractions on America's major, minor, and nearly forgotten highways. Planning to see Graceland? Why not let this delightful volume direct you on the complete Elvis tour, including a miniature ''Elvis City'' in Roanoke, Virginia; the Elvis-theme McDonald's in Elvis's birthplace of Tupelo, Mississippi; and the Elvis Museum in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Learn about the

Learned Pigs & Fireproof Women: Unique, Eccentric and Amazing Entertainers
By Farrar Straus & Giroux
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ean: 9780374525705, isbn: 0374525706,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
A popular magician offers a guide to the most exotic entertainers in the history of showbusiness--from the amazing feats of handicapped individuals to the unusual talents of trained animals

The Word Detective: Solving the Mysteries Behind Those Pesky Words and Phrases
By Plume
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ean: 9780452282643, isbn: 0452282640,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
The ''Word Detective'' searches out clues to the origin of interesting words and phrases, such as Big Apple, moxie, yahoo, gormless, feed a cold, and many others, in a collection of articles from the syndicated ''Word Detective'' column. Reprint. Who needs Sherlock Holmes when you've got a word detective? Evan Morris, whose Web site and syndicated column solve more mysteries than even Scotland Yard could manage, has assembled a book of entertaining questions and answers that will amuse, educate,

The Fun Knowledge Encyclopedia: The Crazy Stories Behind the World's Most Interesting Facts (Trivia Bill's General Knowledge)
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781548667986, isbn: 1548667986,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
Have you ever wondered what happens to luggage that goes unclaimed at the airport? How about the origin of naming hurricanes after people? For a behind-the-scenes look at some of the craziest, interesting, and need-to-know facts,we've got you covered with The Fun Knowledge Encyclopedia: The Crazy Stories Behind the World's Most Interesting Facts. The book contains hundreds of trivia facts and stories, ranging from the interesting and informative to the simply outrageous.Are you the trivia buff i

Atlas of the Unexpected: Haphazard discoveries, chance places and unimaginable destinations (Unexpected Atlases)
By White Lion Publishing
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mpn: 31556418, ean: 9781781317167, isbn: 178131716X,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
“Travis Elborough writes about a wide range of subjects with originality, learning and charm. Atlas of the seductively beautiful: an inspiring, dream-inducing guide to almost four dozen “haphazard discoveries, chance places and unimaginable destinations”...'' David Kynaston, New Statesman – ‘best books of 2018’ In 45 beautiful, unique maps and with evocative photography, Atlas of the Unexpected is a journey to far-off lands, obscure discoveries and unimagin

Eerie Alabama: Chilling Tales from the Heart of Dixie
By The History Press
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ean: 9781467141673, isbn: 1467141674,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
Known for antebellum mansions and sunny beaches, Alabama also claims an abundance of fascinating mysteries and legends. The White Thang is a Sasquatch-like creature that has terrorized Alabamians for generations. For a brief period in the 1980s, Needham gained national attention because of its ''crying pecan tree.'' In 1854, a farmer named Orion Williamson simply vanished in a field in Selma. From the aquatic beast known as the Coosa River Monster to the story of the Leprechaun of Mobile, these

Encyclopedia of the Exquisite: An Anecdotal History of Elegant Delights
By Nan A Talese
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ean: 9780385529693, isbn: 0385529694,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
Encyclopedia of the Exquisite is a lifestyle guide for the Francophile and the Anglomaniac, the gourmet and the style maven, the armchair traveler and the art lover. It’s an homage to the esoteric world of glamour that doesn’t require much spending but makes us feel rich. Taking a cue from the exotic encyclopedias of the sixteenth century, which brimmed with mysterious artifacts, Jessica Kerwin Jenkins’s Encyclopedia of the Exquisite focuses on the elegant, the rare, the commonplace, and t

Forgotten Tennessee: Backroads and Roadside Surprises
By America Through Time
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ean: 9781634991520, isbn: 1634991524,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
The road less traveled is not in the best shape, and that's okay, because it leads to gold. Follow author Jerry Winnett on his photographic adventures across the state of Tennessee as he searches for abandoned roadside gold. No building is ever truly abandoned. People still frequent them and leave evidence of their passing, such as bottles of beer, graffiti, trash, furniture, and campfires. These treasures--old boats, empty houses, silent graves, and more--are all out there, just waiting to be

2020 History Channel Unexplained Mysteries Boxed Calendar: 365 Days of Inexplicable Events, Strange Disappearances, and Baffling Phenomena
By Sourcebooks Gift Sales
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mpn: 9781492688501, ean: 9781492688501, isbn: 1492688509,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
The greatest unsolved mysteries of all time!From the Alcatraz breakout to the Zodiac Killer, this 2020 boxed calendar features astounding unsolved mysteries across the ages. Uncover cryptic crimes, strange disappearances, and inexplicable events in HISTORY®'s exploration of the world's most curious occurrences.Additional details:4.25'' x 4.5'' boxed calendarEasy tear-off pages dailyEasel backing for displayPerfect for tabletop or desk2020 History Unexplained Mysteries Page A Day Calendar.

The Great Book of Ireland: Interesting Stories, Irish History & Random Facts About Ireland (History & Fun Facts)
By Independently published
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ean: 9781798649596, isbn: 1798649594,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
How much do you know about Ireland? There’s so much to learn about the Emerald Isle that even its residents don’t know. In this trivia book, you’ll learn more about Ireland’s history, pop culture, folklore, and so much more! In The Great Book of Ireland, you’ll learn: How did Ireland get its name? Why is it known as the Emerald Isle?Who was St. Patrick really? What do leprechauns and shamrocks have to do with St. Patrick’s Day?Which Irish company had a 9,000-year lease? What is Irela

Now I Know: The Soviets Invaded Wisconsin?!: ...And 99 More Interesting Facts, Plus the Amazing Stories Behind Them
By Adams Media
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ean: 9781507210154, isbn: 1507210159,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
A brand-new collection of fascinating facts spanning history and sports to science and pop culture that will have you proudly stating, “Now I know!”Did you know that a measles outbreak led to the assigning of phone numbers? How about the fact that pirates are the reason we don’t use the metric system in the United States? Or that there’s actually a reason why stepping on a LEGO hurts so damn much? Now I Know: Soviets Invaded Wisconsin?! is the ultimate challenge for even the biggest triv

Knowledge Is Beautiful: Impossible Ideas, Invisible Patterns, Hidden Connections--Visualized
By Harper Design
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mpn: 35110060, ean: 9780062188229, isbn: 0062188224,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
In this sequel to the bestselling book The Visual Miscellaneum, author David McCandless uses stunning and unique visuals to reveal unexpected insights into how the world really works.Every day, every hour, every minute we are bombarded with information, from television, from newspapers, from the Internet, we’re steeped in it. We need a way to relate to it. Enter David McCandless and his stunning infographics, simple, elegant ways to interact with information too complex or abstract to grasp an

The Works: Anatomy of a City
By Penguin Books
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mpn: 9780143112709, ean: 9780143112709, isbn: 0143112708,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
A fascinating guided tour of the ways things work in a modern city Have you ever wondered how the water in your faucet gets there? Where your garbage goes? What the pipes under city streets do? How bananas from Ecuador get to your local market? Why radiators in apartment buildings clang? Using New York City as its point of reference, The Works takes readers down manholes and behind the scenes to explain exactly how an urban infrastructure operates. Deftly weaving text and graphics, author Kate

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