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The Book of Unusual Knowledge
From the day we're born, we know to eat, sleep, and seek comfort whenever possible. In school, we're taught the basics about how the world works. But sometimes, we just need to dig a little deeper. That's where The Book of Unusual Knowledge comes in. The stories within this volume shed some light on the extraordinary things that the human mind can conceive. You'll discover ...more
Leather Bound, 704 pages
Published 2012 by Publications International, Ltd.
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A large volume of interesting information on a variety of topics. I'm a big fan of fact books, such as Uncle John's Bathroom Readers, so I jumped at the chance to read this book. I had read about most of the topics before, but there were still a few surprising tidbits contained within. Quite frequently I found myself wishing that an article was longer and contained more information. A lot of the articles felt incomplete/rushed to me. It seemed like just as I was getting drawn in, there was a hur ...more