Guinness World Records 2017

Guinness World Records 2017
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 256
ISBN: 1910561339
Release: 2016-08-30
Editor: Guinness World Records

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The ultimate annual book of records is back and crammed with more than ever before! Guinness World Records 2017 is bursting with all-new records on topics as diverse as black holes, domes, owls, and killer plants. Want to know the highest anyone has travelled on a skateboard, or the largest loop-the-loop completed in a car? Dying to know just how many tricks a cat can do in one minute? The answers to these questions and so much more are right inside. New in this year’s edition are exciting infographic features exploring the fascinating details on topics such as animals, the human body, sports, and explorations. And of course all your favorite record categories are updated for 2017, such as the world’s new tallest dog! And as ever, our team of world-class photographers have traveled the globe to capture amazing images of the year’s most impressive record holders. Let us know your favorite! Do try this at home... Want to be a record-breaker? Inside you’ll find challenges you can try in the back yard, in the kitchen, in your bedroom, or even in the gym. Who knows, you may become a world record holder yourself! Bonus content for the US edition Find exclusive pages just for the USA featuring amazing records from the X Games and a special look at the 125th anniversary of basketball.

Guinness World Records 2017

Guinness World Records 2017
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Author: Guinness World Records Editors
Pages: 256
ISBN: 1910561320
Release: 2016-09-08
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The record-breaking record book is back with a fresh new design and 13 chapters containing thousands of new and updated records, awe-inspiring never-before-seen photographs and a bucketload of facts, stats, figures and trivia. Look out, too, for our all-new Factographic features and a special chapter dedicated to helping you become a record breaker...

Guinness World Records 2013

Guinness World Records 2013
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 288
ISBN: 1904994873
Release: 2012-09-11
Editor: Guinness World Records Limited

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Includes new and updated records with never-before-seen photography--from the new shortest living man and a slam-dunking parrot to the fiercest predators in the ocean.

Guinness World Records 2017 Blockbusters

Guinness World Records 2017  Blockbusters
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 216
ISBN: 1910561509
Release: 2017-01-10
Editor: Guinness World Records

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Roll out the red carpet for Guinness World Records 2017: BLOCKBUSTERS! It’s virtually exploding with the latest pop-culture records, stellar pictures, behind-the-scenes news, and definitive top 10s. Look right here to find the most-loved movie and TV stars, viral vloggers, chart-topping music, toys, books, attractions, and much, much more. It’s so on trend it deserves the “fist-bump” emoji. But don’t just take our word for what’s hot; in our exclusive Q&As, hear what it’s like to be Rey’s stunt double in Star Wars, who inspires Wimpy Kid writer, Jeff Kinney, and how YouTube stars Dude Perfect would win the Hunger Games if given the chance. You’ll also meet the people lucky enough to build LEGO® for a living – jealous much? And if all that isn’t enough, try exclusive GWR challenges to see if you can set a blockbuster-inspired record in your very own home! So whether you’re a fan of Pixar, Spotify, WWE, Pokémon, selfies, eSports, or anything else that rocks the entertainment world, this is for you!

Guinness World Records 2020

Guinness World Records 2020
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 256
ISBN: 1912286815
Release: 2019-09
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Celebrate the dawning of a new decade with the fully revised Guinness World Records 2020. To kick off the '20s, we've created an electrifying new cover and curated a record-breaking edition packaged with thousands of new, updated and classic superlatives, hundreds of never-before-seen images, and a selection of eye-opening photo-composites that put a new spin on record-breaking...A new decade means it's time for a fresh approach, so starting with our front cover, we've re-booted record-breaking with an all-new design. There's a new look inside, too, and thanks to our team of digital artists, we've created mind-blowing poster pages that will reveal some of our classic record holders in a whole new light.Our ever-expanding pool of international consultants and experts help us make sense of the world around us, so join us as we explore the vast spectrum of record-breaking in 11 superlative-packed chapters. As always, we're committed to bringing you record-breaking from the cutting edge of science, and this year we've produced a feature chapter on remarkable robots with the help of award-winning tech blogger Evan Ackerman. We've also been out on the road, adjudicating records at events as diverse as the UK National Pet Show, Skill Con in Las Vegas and BubbleFest in Wales.Guinness World Records is nothing without its dedicated record-breakers, so we've also selected the best of the newly approved claims from the 50,000 applications received from the public over the past 12 months. If you want to be one of those lucky few, look out for the Do Try This At Home challenges in the VIRAL SPORTS chapter - you might even make it into next year's edition!

Guinness Sports Record Book

Guinness Sports Record Book
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Author: Norris McWhirter
Pages: 192
ISBN: 0806901659
Release: 1979
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

An updated alphabetical list of records held in various sports from aerobatics to yachting.

Guinness World Records 2017 Gamer s Edition

Guinness World Records 2017 Gamer s Edition
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Author: Guinness World Records Editors
Pages: 216
ISBN: 1910561398
Release: 2016-09-08
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This is the ultimate category-killer in videogames annuals. Bursting with mindblowing records and tantalizing trivia, it's a must-have for any gaming fan. Whether you're an app aficionado, an MMO master or a die-hard retro gamer, you'll find show-stopping records, top 10 roundups, quick-fire facts and stats, and hundreds of amazing new images from all your favourite games. Find out for yourself why it's a bestseller!

Guinness World Records 2018

Guinness World Records 2018
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Author: Guinness World Records,No Author Supplied
Pages: 256
ISBN: 1910561711
Release: 2017-09-07
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The record-breaking record book is back with a whole new year's worth of incredible accomplishments, spectacular stunts, cutting-edge science and unparalleled sporting achievements. As ever, it's packed with hundreds of never-before-seen photographs, thousands of superlative stats, facts and figures, and a multitude of new features.SUPERLATIVE SUPERHEROESThis year, our editors have taken their inspiration from superheroes - fictional and real-world - so look out for an all-new feature chapter charting the rise of the superhero in comic books, TV shows and movies. We also meet the real-life record-breakers with genuine superpowers, such as the Canadian vicar who can pull a jumbo jet and an actual cyborg who uses technology to augment his senses.NEW FEATURES!Also new this year is a celebration of the superlative: taking one topic at a time, unique infographic poster pages explore the most exciting absolutes - such as the longest, tallest, fastest and heaviest. Does the longest sofa outstretch the longest train? Is the tallest Easter egg bigger than the tallest snowman? These will be available to download as FREE posters from guinnessworldrecords.com.

Guinness World Records 2012

Guinness World Records 2012
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Author: Craig Glenday
Pages: 596
ISBN: 9780345534378
Release: 2012
Editor: Bantam

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts in the areas of fame, the natural world, exploration, technology, remarkable activities, the arts, amusements, and sports.

Guinness World Records 2021

Guinness World Records 2021
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 256
ISBN: 1913484009
Release: 2020-10-06
Editor: Guinness World Records

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

All aboard Guinness World Records 2021 for a life-changing journey of discovery! This year, we're devoting a chapter to the history of exploration, starting with the story of the very first circumnavigation, along with our "History of Adventure" timeline, featuring a host of remarkable achievements. The fully revised and updated best-seller is packed with thousands of incredible new feats across the widest spectrum of topics, providing a whistle-stop tour of our superlative universe. Our ever-expanding pool of international consultants and experts help us make sense of the world around us and the cosmos beyond. So join us as we embark on a voyage through the vast panorama of record-breaking in 12 fact-packed chapters: · Travel through the Solar System and see the planets come to life with a free Augmented Reality feature · Encounter the cutest, weirdest, most dangerous and exotic creatures on our home planet · Meet the world’s tallest, shortest, hairiest and heaviest humans · Marvel at the latest high scores, speed runs, and players at the top of their game in eSports and beyond · Get the lowdown on the world’s most successful and prolific actors, musicians, TV stars and influencers We've also selected the best of the newly approved claims from the 50,000 applications received from the public over the past 12 months. But don't just be a tourist: try some of our specially created try-at-home challenges that could see YOU listed in the world-famous book of records. If you want to be one of those lucky few, check out our Against the Clock chapter--we might even see you in next year's edition! Finally, be inspired by the latest inductees to the Guinness World Records Hall of Fame, including the real-life Captain Nemo who's traveled to the deepest point in every ocean, the fearless campaigner for human rights who risked her life to make the world a better place, and the teenage millionaire who made his fortune playing Fortnite. It's a big world out there! Let Guinness World Records 2021 be your guide!

Guinness World Records 2011

Guinness World Records 2011
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Author: Craig Glenday
Pages: 588
ISBN: 9780440423102
Release: 2011
Editor: Bantam Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts in the areas of fame, the natural world, exploration, technology, remarkable activities, the arts, amusements, and sports.

Guinness World Records 2010

Guinness World Records 2010
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Author: Craig Glenday
Pages: 594
ISBN: 9780553593372
Release: 2010
Editor: Bantam

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts in the areas of fame, business, crime, the natural world, technology, war, the arts, music, fashion, and sports.

Guinness World Records Remarkable Robots

Guinness World Records  Remarkable Robots
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Author: Delphine Finnegan
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780062341938
Release: 2017-03-14
Editor: HarperCollins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A brand-new Guinness World Records book for kids! From a robot babysitter to the largest walking and fire-breathing robot, this book is filled with record-breaking androids of all shapes, sizes, and occupations! Simple text and full-color photos will make learning about this exciting topic fun for beginning readers. Guinness World Records: Remarkable Robots is a Level Two I Can Read book, geared for kids who read on their own but still need a little help.

Guinness Book of World Records 1978

Guinness Book of World Records 1978
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Author: Norris McWhirter
Pages: 704
ISBN: 0553112554
Release: 1978
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The Guinness Book of Records

The Guinness Book of Records
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: OCLC:1154568143
Release: 1991
Editor: Unknown

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Guinness World Records 2008

Guinness World Records 2008
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Author: Craig Glenday
Pages: 611
ISBN: 9780553589955
Release: 2008-04-29
Editor: Bantam

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts in the areas of fame, business, crime, the natural world, technology, war, the arts, music, fashion, and sports.

Double Down

Double Down
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Author: Jeff Kinney
Pages: 224
ISBN: 1410498689
Release: 2017-02-22
Editor: Diary of a Wimpy Kid Collectio

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Greg Heffley's mom wants him to take a break from video games while Halloween approaches and he comes up with an idea to make a movie.

Guinness World Records 2017 Gamer s Edition

Guinness World Records 2017 Gamer   s Edition
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 216
ISBN: 9781910561690
Release: 2016-11-15
Editor: Guinness World Records

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

It’s time to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Guinness World Records: Gamer’s Edition! With over four million copies sold, this is the ultimate annual for every gaming fan. It’s bursting with the latest facts and stats on your favorite games from the futuristic soccer action of Rocket League to the psychedelic paint battles of Splatoon. And as Star Wars mania explodes once again, we explore everything Jedi in a special feature section. Plus, you’ll get a sneak peek at all-new games from the ever-evolving gaming universe! Get an inside look at the indie game scene, the big-money world of eSports, and a celebration of 25 years of Mario Kart. There’s everything from space shooters such as Destiny, to RPGs such as Fallout 4, to the hit sport series FIFAand Madden. We’ve got sims, strategy games, and horror titles, and we also take a look at the toys-to-life phenomenon. From League of Legends to The Legend of Zelda, it’s all here in the 2017 edition of Guinness World Records: Gamer’s Edition!

The Guinness Book of Superlatives

The Guinness Book of Superlatives
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Author: Books
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9781945186455
Release: 2017-11-07
Editor: Simon and Schuster

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Imagine the world before Google or Facebook, when books were the only source of recorded fact. Originally published in 1956, The Guinness Book of Superlatives is the very first book in a series that would one day become one of the most well-known and trusted brands in the world—The Guinness Book of World Records. This is the original fun and informative edition, which gathered world facts and records from the year of its publication and prior. Included within are world records and facts from the sectors of: Science Politics Economics Art Architecture Engineering Accidents and disasters Human achievements The natural world And many more! Pick up this entertaining reference book, and expand your knowledge of the world as it was more than sixty years ago.

Weird But True Canada

Weird But True Canada
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Author: National Geographic Kids
Pages: 208
ISBN: 1426330251
Release: 2018-05-15
Editor: National Geographic Children's Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Collects three hundred facts about Canada's wildlife, cuisine, history, sports, and culture.