Guinness World Records 2002

Author: Antonia Cunningham,Guinness World Records

Publisher: Guinness World Records Limited

ISBN: 9781892051066

Category: Reference

Page: 288

View: 2140

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 2005

Author: Claire Folkard,Jackie Freshfield,Carla Masson,Rob Dimery

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780851121925

Category: Curiosities and wonders

Page: 287

View: 8333

This special collectable, golden anniversary edition features all the classic records...World's Tallest Man, Most Women's Olympic Water Polo Titles - Australia (Sydney 2000), Longest running TV Chat Show - The Tonight Show and many more Also includes plenty of new, exciting records. Special 50th Anniversary Edition. Please note this book is not published until October 2004.

Guinness World Records 2002

Author: Mark C. Young

Publisher: Bantam

ISBN: 9780553583786

Category: Reference

Page: 540

View: 7876

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 2018 Gamer's Edition

The Ultimate Guide to Gaming Records

Author: Guinness World Records

Publisher: Guinness World Records

ISBN: 1912286211

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 216

View: 7787

From the global authority in record-breaking comes the 11th edition of the world’s best-selling videogames annual. Packed with the latest records, coolest stars and the biggest games, the Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition is the go-to bible for every gaming fan. Just ask the five million readers who’ve made it an international sensation! Inside you’ll find amazing stats, thrilling facts, inspirational tales, lightning-quick speed-runs and dazzling photos. Read about the records behind your favorite games including Mario, Overwatch, FIFA, WWE and Rocket League, plus recap on a year of crazy Pokémon GO stories. Go behind the scenes of the world’s longest-running eSports organizer. Spook yourself silly with real-life videogame mysteries. Check out the fastest videogame completions. And gaze in envy at the world’s largest Zelda and Tomb Raider collections! You’ll also meet gaming heroes such as the world’s oldest games YouTuber at 81, a man with a real-life cyborg arm that was inspired by Deus Ex, and the kingpin of eSports fighting games. But the videogame stars don’t get much bigger than DanTDM, whose Minecraft channel has been watched nearly 10 billion times! So we’re thrilled he’s written a special intro just for the Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition. Speaking of heroes...grab your cape and turn to this year’s special chapter featuring superhero games. It hard to believe it’s been nearly 40 years since Superman first exploded onto our consoles! So, we’re celebrating with your favorite costumed crime-battlers. From Spider-Man’s web-crawling to Batman’s gadgetry, they’re just as powerful in pixels as they are in the movies. So, whether you want to know who scored the fastest goal in FIFA or achieved the fastest speed-run of Final Fantasy XV, or just want to see the world’s biggest Game Boy, this is the book for you!

Guinness World Records: Amazing Animals

Packed full of your Most-Loved Animal Friends

Author: Guinness World Records

Publisher: Guinness World Records

ISBN: 1912286246

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 216

View: 3240

Calling all animal lovers! Guinness World Records: Amazing Animals puts the spotlight on the world’s most fur-nomenal creatures, peculiar pets, wacky wildlife, and cute critters. In this action-packed annual, you’ll meet surfing pigs, talking gorillas, and even the world’s largest elephant orchestra! Ever see a dog who thinks he’s Picasso or a bunny who plays basketball? You will now! From the tallest and smallest animals to the most popular social pet-working stars, they’re all here. If it’s activities you want, you’re in for a treat! Create your very own record-breaking animal with our online game, or try making an origami zoo! Test your wildlife knowledge with fun quizzes and puzzles, plus find out if your pet is a secret Einstein with our exclusive IQ tests. For a superlative showcase of the world’s greatest creatures – and a few LOLs along the way – get your paws on Amazing Animals now!

Guinness World Records 2016

Author: Guinness World Records

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781910561010

Category:

Page: 256

View: 408

The world's biggest-selling annual is back and bursting with thousands of amazing new records! Last year, ourdiamond anniversary edition was the Christmas #1. This year, we're building on this success to bring you an all-new design, thousands of exciting new and fully updated records, and exciting new photography from around the world. The 2016 edition is our most ambitious yet!

Guinness World Records 2002

Author: Mark C. Young

Publisher: Bantam

ISBN: 9780553583786

Category: Reference

Page: 540

View: 2281

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 2003

Author: Claire Folkard

Publisher: Guinness Media

ISBN: 9781892051172

Category: Reference

Page: 288

View: 7264

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 2017 Gamer’s Edition

Author: Guinness World Records

Publisher: Guinness World Records

ISBN: 191056169X

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 216

View: 2075

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!

Scholastic Book of World Records 2011

Author: Bruce Glassman

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545237483

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 5748

A reference guide includes records in the realms of politics, sports, the environment, nature, space, and popular culture, and includes a section of United States records.

Guinness World Records 2004

Author: N.A

Publisher: Guinness World Records Limited

ISBN: 9781892051202

Category: Reference

Page: 288

View: 3721

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 2001

Author: Tim Footman,Mark C. Young

Publisher: Bantam

ISBN: 9780553583755

Category: Reference

Page: 512

View: 4974

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 2017

Author: Guinness World Records Editors

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781910561324

Category:

Page: 256

View: 925

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...

Library World Records, 3d ed.

Author: Godfrey Oswald

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 1476667772

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 396

View: 5763

[What is the name of oldest public libraries in all of the different continents of the world? In what year was the first CD-ROM book released? In what years were the first books printed in French, Thai, Japanese, Arabic and Turkish printed? What are the name of the oldest extant texts or inscriptions written in Chinese, English, Russian, and Spanish? When was the first major computer database used in libraries? What is the title of the largest and smallest and most expensive books ever published? Where in the world is the world's busiest public library? Which famous horror fiction writer worked in a library? What are the names of the very first three books to contain photographs? Where are the tallest bookstores and library buildings in the world? This updated and expanded edition provides over 500 fascinating facts about libraries, periodicals, books and reference databases. The new book is not just a book about library and book comparisons, it is a remarkable story of libraries and books from the earliest times to the present. It is best described as a Guinness Book of Records for libraries and books.]

Guinness World Records: Super Humans!

Author: Donald Lemke

Publisher: HarperCollins

ISBN: 006234174X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 176

View: 2203

A brand-new Guinness World Records book for kids! Super Humans! is all about the incredible people who push it to the physical limit. Whether it’s swallowing the most swords, single-handedly pulling a 200-ton plane, or balancing for the longest time, these Guinness World Records holders show what we can achieve with a little courage and a lot of hard work. Every one of us has the ability to be a super human! Guinness World Records compilations are jam-packed with over 300 fun facts and full-color photos about all the record holders we can fit on one amazing theme! These books are perfect for Guinness World Records fans.

History's Greatest Fraud

Author: Scott Stockdale,Ron Stockdale

Publisher: [St. Jacobs, ON] : Light Years Communications

ISBN: 9780973211801

Category:

Page: 419

View: 9316

Guinness World Records 2015

Author: Craig Glenday

Publisher: Bantam

ISBN: 1101883804

Category: Reference

Page: 640

View: 2108

Chronicles the evolution of record breaking while incorporating thousands of new entries, including the first band to perform on all seven continents, the most accurate clock, and the world's largest model train store.

Guinness World Records

Author: Guinness,Guinness Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780851121246

Category: World records

Page: 288

View: 5828

Guinness Book of Records 2002

Author: Mark C Young

Publisher: Turtleback Books

ISBN: 9780606257091

Category: Reference

Page: N.A

View: 894

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

The Guinness Book of Film

Author: Tessa Clayton,Ian Fitzgerald

Publisher: Guinness Records

ISBN: 9780851120737

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 360

View: 1300

A resource guide to movie watching on video and TV that presents the following: the top 1000 movies, according to Guinness, arranged chronologically and reviewed in depth; star profiles with filmography and trivia; movie news, Hollywood gossip and Oscar winners; and more.