The Extraordinary Book of Useless Information

The Extraordinary Book of Useless Information

The Most Fascinating Facts That Don’t Really Matter

Format
Paperback
Price
$12.95
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780399165177
  • 256 Pages
  • TarcherPerigee
  • Adult

Overview

There are more incredibly pointless and delightfully entertaining things to discover in this new entry in the #1 New York Times bestselling series.

You probably never knew…

• Ronald Reagan is the only president who has been divorced.
• It is estimated that half of the world’s spider species have yet to be discovered.
• November 15 is National Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day.

And did you really ever have to know…

• The whiskers on a harbor seal are known as “vibrissae”?
• Modern scholars believe Isaac Newton may have had Asperger’s syndrome?
• In the 1920s, Hollywood made twice as many films a year as it does today?
The Extraordinary Book of Useless Information

The Extraordinary Book of Useless Information

Don Voorhees

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