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Minnesota Trivia Don'tcha Know! - by Brett Ortler (Paperback)

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Minnesota Trivia Don'tcha Know! - by  Brett Ortler (Paperback) - image 1 of 1
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Highlights

  • It's amazing, outrageous, unbelievable . . . it's Minnesota!Minnesota may be known for Paul Bunyan and hot dish, but there's so much more to the Land of 10,000 Lakes.
  • About the Author: Brett Ortler is an editor at Adventure Publications.
  • 128 Pages
  • History, United States

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About the Book



This book features the fascinating, funny and strange side of Minnesota, in small blocks of text, with accompanying photographs.



Book Synopsis



It's amazing, outrageous, unbelievable . . . it's Minnesota!

Minnesota may be known for Paul Bunyan and hot dish, but there's so much more to the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Did you know that pirates once prowled the Great Lakes or that a series of grasshopper plagues struck the state in the 1800s? From our quirky roadside attractions and odd museums to Lake Superior and the state's wild weather, this book features the fascinating, funny and strange side of Minnesota.

Book Features

  • Entertaining, silly and often surprising facts about everything Minnesota
  • Information arranged by topics, such as Weather & Winter, Quirky Minnesota and Minnesota Disasters
  • Small blocks of text and full-color photos for pleasurable browsing
  • Dozens of little-known tidbits that you'll have to read to believe!



About the Author



Brett Ortler is an editor at Adventure Publications. While at Adventure, he has edited dozens of books, including many field guides and nature-themed books. His own work appears widely, including in Salon, Good Men Project, The Nervous Breakdown, Living Ready and in a number of other venues in print and online. He lives in the Twin Cities with his wife and their young children.
Dimensions (Overall): 6.9 Inches (H) x 6.9 Inches (W) x .5 Inches (D)
Weight: .55 Pounds
Suggested Age: 22 Years and Up
Number of Pages: 128
Genre: History
Sub-Genre: United States
Publisher: Adventure Publications
Theme: State & Local
Format: Paperback
Author: Brett Ortler
Language: English
Street Date: August 4, 2014
TCIN: 16212159
UPC: 9781591934639
Item Number (DPCI): 247-28-7030
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Estimated ship dimensions: 0.5 inches length x 6.9 inches width x 6.9 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 0.55 pounds
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