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Marking the book's historic 50th anniversary, this edition includes interviews with popular record holders, 1,000 new records, over 450 photographs, and a look back at the most amazing record holders. Destined to become one of the most unique, collectible editions, "Guinness World Records 2005" is encased in a tailor-made cover with a gold foil holographic 3-D design. 1-89 ...more
Hardcover, Special 50th Anniversary Edition, 287 pages
Published January 31st 2005 by Guinness Media (first published January 1st 2004)
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Dec 15, 2009 Moe rated it liked it
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Of course, I didn't read this all the way through, but flipping through, there were a lot interesting things. For example, eye popping, which was so disgusting.
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I've read Aton of the world record books since I was little and absolutely loved them!
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What this book is about is incredible people that do incredible stuff. The oldest snake is 40 Years 3 months and 14 days. This took place in pennsylvania,USA. She died in April 15 1977. Did you that the most value grass cost $29,884. The grass was made in (Uk). I genteel that if you like cool or interesting stuff, you should read this book,
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a collection of weird facts, extremely popular in the library
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I read this while sitting in a waiting room before a business meeting in San Francisco.
i like reading it and finding out what amazing things people can do
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I just love browsing records.
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Guinness World Records, known until 2000 as The Guinness Book of Records, is a reference book published annually, containing a collection of world records, both human achievements and the extremes of the natural world. The book itself holds a world record, as the best-selling copyrighted book series of all time. It is also one of the most frequently stolen books from public libraries in the United ...more
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