The People's Almanac

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David Wallechinsky, Irving Wallace
Doubleday, Jan 1, 1975 - Almanacs - 1478 pages
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User Review  - MiaCulpa - LibraryThing

As a huge fan of the People's Almanac and the Books of Lists, I tracked No. 3 down many yonks ago. It suffers by comparison to the earlier ventures but still holds the attention, at times. The times ... Read full review

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User Review  - empress8411 - LibraryThing

This was on my parent's bookshelf and I regularly pulled it down and read it. I have no idea why, but then, I was a strange child. I enjoyed this book. Full of random bits of fact, strange histories ... Read full review


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David Wallechinsky is the bestselling coauthor of "The Book of Lists" and "The People's Almanac", and the author of "The Complete Book of the Summer Olympics" and "The Complete Book of the Winter Olympics". Also a contributing editor to "Parade" magazine, he divides his time between Santa Monica, California, and Provence, France.

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