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2,024 QI Facts To Stop You In Your Tracks - John Lloyd

2,024 QI Facts To Stop You In Your Tracks

Hardcover Published: 18th October 2018
ISBN: 9780571348961
Number Of Pages: 576

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The mind-boggling, sock-popping, rib-tickling phenomenon that is QI have outdone themselves with this especially huge collection of facts, including:

Humans glow in the dark.
'Clinomania' is the overwhelming desire to stay in bed.
In 17th Century Japan people warmed their feet by putting chilli peppers in their socks.
Mrs Beeton published a recipe for a toast sandwich.
Wheat has over five times as much DNA as humans.
Less than 5% of the world's population lives in a genuine democracy.
The word 'school' comes from a Greek word meaning 'free time'.
Ten out of the 12 water companies in the UK still make use of divining rods.
Coral can drown.

ISBN: 9780571348961
ISBN-10: 0571348963
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 576
Published: 18th October 2018
Publisher: Faber and Faber
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 17.8 x 11.1  x 4.5
Weight (kg): 0.44