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99 More Unuseless Japanese Inventions: The Art of Chindogu

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Back by popular demand! Following the massive success of 101 Unuseless Japanese Inventions, 99 more specimens of the art of Chindogu to amaze, confuse, and entertain.Chindogu is the Japanese word coined for the art of the unuseless idea -- weirdly logical designs for living that have taken an unsuspecting world by storm. Meant to solve the niggling problems of modern life, ...more
Paperback, 159 pages
Published November 1st 1997 by W. W. Norton & Company (first published October 20th 1997)
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Jenn
Dec 21, 2008 Jenn rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
There was a lot of junk ideas in this book! They were all truly Japanese in their thoughts and ideas. But a great read nonetheless!
Crnbryeggshls
Oct 05, 2011 Crnbryeggshls rated it it was amazing
Five stars. Why? Because you can't help but be filled with wonder when presented with the fact that these are real inventions.
Hoby
Feb 09, 2009 Hoby rated it it was amazing
This is one of the best books ever for a quick laugh, a long laugh, or causing other people to laugh. Wonderful stuff.
Adribasuki
Sep 07, 2007 Adribasuki rated it really liked it
The thing that i always remember about this book is about innovative in a very very less way
Roger
as with the first book some of these things are truly hilarious, and some are truly horrifying.

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It and the previous version are a bookend pair.
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