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Guinness World Records 2015 (Reissue) (Paperback)

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Celebrate sixty years of jaw-dropping records. From the oldest person who ever lived (at 122) to the first music video filmed in space, from the tallest self-built castle to the fastest blindfolded text message—the most amazing feats from around the world can be found in this special diamond anniversary edition.Guinness World Records 2015 presents the most astonishing and exciting record breakers ever. Filled with don’t-try-this-at-home human exploits, natural and technological wonders, incredible achievements in sports and entertainment, and much more, this fully updated edition introduces thrilling new records and extraordinary facts that will fascinate young and old alike. Did you know that . . .• On December 8, 2013, Metallica became the first music act to have performed on all seven continents when they played their “Freeze ’Em All” show for a crowd of 120 at Antarctica’s Carlini Station?• Researchers at the Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics have created the most accurate clock ever, which will keep time to the second for 4.5 billion years?• The New Jersey Zombie Walk of Asbury Park recaptured its title—from the Zombie Pub Crawl of Minneapolis—as the biggest undead get-together, with a mind-blowing 9,592 participants?And that’s just a taste of what you’ll find inside this absorbing book. The world has changed a lot in the last sixty years—for proof, check out the biggest crowdfunding successes or the largest gathering of people twerking. One thing remains the same: Nobody does records like Guinness World Records.
Celebrate sixty years of jaw-dropping records. From the oldest person who ever lived (at 122) to the first music video filmed in space, from the tallest self-built castle to the fastest blindfolded text message?the most amazing feats from around the world can be found in this special diamond anniversary edition.

Guinness World Records 2015 presents the most astonishing and exciting record breakers ever. Filled with don?t-try-this-at-home human exploits, natural and technological wonders, incredible achievements in sports and entertainment, and much more, this fully updated edition introduces thrilling new records and extraordinary facts that will fascinate young and old alike. Did you know that . . .

? On December 8, 2013, Metallica became the first music act to perform on all seven continents when they played their ?Freeze ?Em All? show for a crowd of 120 at Antarctica?s Carlini Station?
? Researchers at the Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics have created the most accurate clock ever, which will keep time to the second for 4.5 billion years?
? The New Jersey Zombie Walk of Asbury Park recaptured its title?from the Zombie Pub Crawl of Minneapolis?as the biggest undead get-together, with a mind-blowing 9,592 participants?

And that?s just a taste of what you?ll find inside this absorbing book. The world has changed a lot in the last sixty years?for proof, check out the biggest crowdfunding successes or the largest gathering of people twerking. One thing remains the same: Nobody does records like Guinness World Records.
Edition: Reissue
Number of Pages: 610
Genre: Reference
Series Title: Guinness World Records
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Random House
Language: English
Street Date: March 10, 2015
TCIN: 16685089
UPC: 9781101883808
Item Number (DPCI): 247-38-7644
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Very nice book

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Helenarcher 2 years ago
Is little,white and black (inside).. really easy to carry around. Fast shipping. Happy with the purchase.
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Guinness World Records 2015

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Re 2 years ago
We gave this book to our6 year old grandson. He loves it so much he takes it to school every day. Parents coming to get their kids all want to see it. Saying how it brings up memories.
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LuLu 2 years ago
If you are looking for the experience and fun the big colored book offers do not bother with this. Too much stuff, in too small of a book. Everything was black and white and you couldn't tell what half of the pictures were. The large book may be twice as much depending on where you are buying, but w...see moreof the reviewer's review
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DynaRyder 3 years ago
This is Great! This was added to my on going collection of Paperbacks. I have these from 1971-72 to current, all in Paperback, and as long as they still print them, I will add them to my collection.see moreof the reviewer's review
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