Guinness World Records 2012

Author: Craig Glenday

Publisher: Bantam Books

ISBN: 0345534379

Category: Reference

Page: 596

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Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts in the areas of fame, the natural world, exploration, technology, remarkable activities, the arts, amusements, and sports.
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Guinness World Records 2012

Author: Guinness World Records

Publisher: Guinness World Records

ISBN: 9781904994671

Category: Reference

Page: 288

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It's an Olympic year, and to celebrate, the latest incarnation of the world's biggest selling annual unveils its most thrilling edition yet­ with a dynamic new "widescreen" design, thousands of new and classic records, never-before-seen photos and an exciting selection of new topics and features. * Crisp, new design and color-coded sections to help organize and signpost the record content. * 100% new pictures and fully updated records * Mythconceptions - Test yourself and test your friends with quiz questions about the record facts that you think you know well! * Fact files - Fascinating introductory articles about the stories behind the records. * All-new sports section - Categorized by theme and allowing you to compare superlatives across every major sport. * Pioneers - Meet the new generation of young men and women who are pushing the boundaries of human achievement... on land, air, ice and sea. * The average reader - Find out how much time you spend watching TV, playing videogames and sleeping, and discover how much you laugh, weep, breathe and fart! * Connexions - What connects China and Ireland? What does the USA have in common with Zaire? Find out with our country-by-country global connections at the bottom of every page.
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Guinness World Records 2012 Gamer's Edition

Author: Guinness World Records

Publisher: Guinness World Records

ISBN: 9781904994763

Category: Games

Page: 216

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The Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition is now in its fifth edition. The ultimate guide to videogames, Gamer's 2012 is completely updated with amazing new records and the very best images from this year's top titles. There are also exciting news stories and fascinating nuggets of trivia detailing recent and upcoming developments in the world of gaming, along with Top 10 charts ranking the most impressive scores and achievements. Discover a dazzling array of essential facts and figures about record-breaking videogames and the highest-scoring players, along with fascinating quotes from the leading figures in the industry. There's also an entertaining taglines quiz that will test just how much you know about the games' stories and characters.
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Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition

Author: Guinness World Records

Publisher: Time Home Entertainment

ISBN: 9781904994213

Category: Games

Page: 256

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Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts about computer and video games, and includes interviews with champion gamers, tips on play, and profiles of the best-selling games.
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Guinness World Records 2013

Author: Craig Glenday,Guinness World Records Editors

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781904994862

Category: Curiosities and wonders

Page: 287

View: 8207

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Guinness World Records 2013 is crammed with new and updated records, and never-before-seen photography. Meet the new shortest living man and a slam-dunking parrot, and witness the fiercest predators in the ocean - you can see them in 3D with our new augmented reality app!
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Guinness World Records 2013 Bonus Chapter

Author: Guinness World Records

Publisher: Guinness World Records

ISBN: 1908843063

Category: Reference

Page: 83

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Guinness World Records 2013 The Bonus Chapter features all new exclusive pages that you will not find in our annual book. Featuring additional content in the form of photographs and record-breaking facts, The Bonus Chapter also provides a behind-the-scenes look at Guinness World Records. The Bonus Chapter is available exclusively as a richly designed eBook and includes our Top 10 Claimants, a 'Day in the Life of an Adjudicator' as well as a special section on the Olympics and a quiz to test your superlative knowledge. A perfect accompaniment to Guinness World Records 2013, The Bonus Chapter is for all those fans who want to learn even more about the ultimate authority on record-breaking.
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Guinness World Records 2013 - The Engineering Chapter

Full Color eBook

Author: Guinness World Records

Publisher: Guinness World Records

ISBN: 1908843381

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 72

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Welcome to The Engineering Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. What makes humans great? Many would say that it is our ability to use ideas and tools to transform and enhance our own environment. In The Engineering Chapter we celebrate our uniqueness by visiting some of the greatest buildings and observing our most incredible feats of engineering. From the tallest buildings to the strangest vehicles, this chapter is packed full of things that push the boundaries of our creativity. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
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Guinness World Records 2013 Gamer's Edition

Author: Guinness World Records

Publisher: Guinness World Records

ISBN: 9781904994954

Category: Games

Page: 216

View: 3553

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The Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition is the ultimate and complete guide to videogames. The brand new 2013 Edition is packed full of the most up-to-date news, achievements and developments in the gaming world, illustrated with the best and most exciting imagery from this year's top titles. Complete with fascinating facts and figures and full features on the most popular games, the 2013 edition also includes gameplay tips and hints, retro facts from classic games and the results of our reader's poll on the top 50 most visually stunning games. Videogame characters battle against each other within the pages of the book with our new Face-off feature, while an interactive story feature and a videogaming quiz offer readers a unique way to interact with the book.
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Guinness World Records Wacky Sporting Champions

Author: Guinness World Records

Publisher: Hachette Digital, Inc.

ISBN: 1904994970

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 160

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In celebration of this year's sporting summer, Guinness World Records presents Wacky Sporting Champions an eBook exclusive honoring those unique sporting stars who have taken record-breaking to new and outrageous extremes! Featuring record-breakers from all over the world, Wacky Sporting Champions presents the truly alternative side to sporting achievement. Do you want to know how far you can throw a washing machine? Or if the pole-vault record can be attempted on a unicycle? Or what the fastest egg-and-spoon race is? Then Guinness World Records Wacky Sporting Champions is the eBook for you! Word Count: 27,000
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