Guinness World Records 2017

Guinness World Records 2017
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9781910561669
Release: 2016-11-15
Editor: Guinness World Records

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The ultimate annual book of records is back and crammed with more than ever before! Guinness World Records 2017 is bursting with all-new records on topics as diverse as black holes, domes, owls, and killer plants. Want to know the highest anyone has travelled on a skateboard, or the largest loop-the-loop completed in a car? Dying to know just how many tricks a cat can do in one minute? The answers to these questions and so much more are right inside. New in this year’s edition are exciting infographic features exploring the fascinating details on topics such as animals, the human body, sports, and explorations. And of course all your favorite record categories are updated for 2017, such as the world’s new tallest dog! And as ever, our team of world-class photographers have traveled the globe to capture amazing images of the year’s most impressive record holders. Let us know your favorite! Do try this at home... Want to be a record-breaker? Inside you’ll find challenges you can try in the back yard, in the kitchen, in your bedroom, or even in the gym. Who knows, you may become a world record holder yourself! Bonus content for the US edition Find exclusive pages just for the USA featuring amazing records from the X Games and a special look at the 125th anniversary of basketball.

Guinness World Records 2017 Blockbusters

Guinness World Records 2017  Blockbusters
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 216
ISBN: 1910561495
Release: 2017-01-10
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

It's virtually exploding with the latest pop-culture records, stellar pictures, behind-the-scenes news, and definitive top 10s. Look right here to find the most-loved movie and TV stars, viral vloggers, chart-topping music, toys, books, attractions, and much, much more. It's so on trend it deserves the "fist-bump" emoji. But don't just take our word for what's hot; in our exclusive Q&As, hear what it's like to be Rey's stunt double in Star Wars, who inspires Wimpy Kid writer, Jeff Kinney, and how YouTube stars Dude Perfect would win the Hunger Games if given the chance. You'll also meet the people lucky enough to build LEGO� for a living - jealous much?And if all that isn't enough, try exclusive GWR challenges to see if you can set a blockbuster-inspired record in your very own home!So whether you're a fan of Facebook, Pixar, Spotify, WWE, Pok�mon Go, Harry Potter, eSports, or anything else that rocks the entertainment world, this is for you!

Guinness World Records 2017 Gamer s Edition

Guinness World Records 2017 Gamer   s Edition
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 216
ISBN: 9781910561690
Release: 2016-11-15
Editor: Guinness World Records

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

It’s time to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Guinness World Records: Gamer’s Edition! With over four million copies sold, this is the ultimate annual for every gaming fan. It’s bursting with the latest facts and stats on your favorite games from the futuristic soccer action of Rocket League to the psychedelic paint battles of Splatoon. And as Star Wars mania explodes once again, we explore everything Jedi in a special feature section. Plus, you’ll get a sneak peek at all-new games from the ever-evolving gaming universe! Get an inside look at the indie game scene, the big-money world of eSports, and a celebration of 25 years of Mario Kart. There’s everything from space shooters such as Destiny, to RPGs such as Fallout 4, to the hit sport series FIFAand Madden. We’ve got sims, strategy games, and horror titles, and we also take a look at the toys-to-life phenomenon. From League of Legends to The Legend of Zelda, it’s all here in the 2017 edition of Guinness World Records: Gamer’s Edition!

Guinness World Records 2010

Guinness World Records 2010
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Author: Craig Glenday
Pages: 594
ISBN: 9780553593372
Release: 2010
Editor: Bantam

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts in the areas of fame, business, crime, the natural world, technology, war, the arts, music, fashion, and sports.

Guinness World Records 2017

Guinness World Records 2017
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 256
ISBN: 1910561339
Release: 2016-08-30
Editor: Guinness World Records

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The ultimate annual book of records is back and crammed with more than ever before! Guinness World Records 2017 is bursting with all-new records on topics as diverse as black holes, domes, owls, and killer plants. Want to know the highest anyone has travelled on a skateboard, or the largest loop-the-loop completed in a car? Dying to know just how many tricks a cat can do in one minute? The answers to these questions and so much more are right inside. New in this year’s edition are exciting infographic features exploring the fascinating details on topics such as animals, the human body, sports, and explorations. And of course all your favorite record categories are updated for 2017, such as the world’s new tallest dog! And as ever, our team of world-class photographers have traveled the globe to capture amazing images of the year’s most impressive record holders. Let us know your favorite! Do try this at home... Want to be a record-breaker? Inside you’ll find challenges you can try in the back yard, in the kitchen, in your bedroom, or even in the gym. Who knows, you may become a world record holder yourself! Bonus content for the US edition Find exclusive pages just for the USA featuring amazing records from the X Games and a special look at the 125th anniversary of basketball.

Guinness World Records 2016 Blockbusters

Guinness World Records 2016  Blockbusters
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 216
ISBN: 1910561460
Release: 2016-03-10
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

If you're hungry for trending trivia, mind-blowing stats and more pop-culture records than you can shake a selfie-stick at, look no further than Guinness World Records 2016: Blockbusters! Are you the world's ultimate LEGO� builder? Do you know all the spells from Harry Potter by heart? Think you could name the most-watched movies, highest-charting songs or most-followed stars of the last year? Whatever rocks your world - whether it's the Avengers, "unboxing", Minecraft or coding - you'll find it all right here. Discover which apps pressed all the right buttons, learn how much your favourite YouTubers earned, find out which sci-fi movie has rewritten box-office history, plus much, much more. (Hint, the last one includes lightsabers...)You'll also meet the super-fans inspired to set records of their own, from the largest collections of Batman and Star Wars memorabilia to the most people dressed as the Incredible Hulk. And check out our special "challenges" if you'd like to set your very own Blockbuster record! Got your Minion costume ready? Contents include: MOVIES: eg Avengers: Age of Ultron, Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens, FrozenAPPS & ONLINE: eg Clash of Clans, YouTube, Instagram, Minecraft TV: eg The Simpsons, Doctor Who, SpongeBob SquarePantsCOMICS & BOOKS: eg Harry Potter, Batman, The Hunger Games, Diary of a Wimpy KidTOYS: eg LEGO, Transformers, Pok�monTECH: eg smartphones, drones, codingMUSIC: eg Katy Perry, One Direction, Justin Bieber, Beyonc�

Guinness World Records 2017

Guinness World Records 2017
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Author: Guinness World Records Editors
Pages: 256
ISBN: 1910561320
Release: 2016-09-08
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The record-breaking record book is back with a fresh new design and 13 chapters containing thousands of new and updated records, awe-inspiring never-before-seen photographs and a bucketload of facts, stats, figures and trivia. Look out, too, for our all-new Factographic features and a special chapter dedicated to helping you become a record breaker...

Guinness World Records 2017 Gamers Edition

Guinness World Records 2017  Gamers Edition
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Author: Editors Guinness
Pages: 216
ISBN: 0606392939
Release: 2016-08-30
Editor: Turtleback Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The bestselling video games annual is back! Bursting with mind-blowing records and tantalizing trivia, the Guinness World Records 2016: Gamer's Edition is a must-have for any gaming fan. Whether you're all about the latest first-person shooter, an ap

Guinness World Records 2020

Guinness World Records 2020
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 256
ISBN: 1912286831
Release: 2019-08-27
Editor: Guinness World Records

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Guinness World Records 2008

Guinness World Records 2008
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 288
ISBN: OCLC:679755838
Release: 2007
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Guinness World Records 2021

Guinness World Records 2021
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 256
ISBN: 1913484009
Release: 2020-10-06
Editor: Guinness World Records

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

All aboard Guinness World Records 2021 for a life-changing journey of discovery! This year, we're devoting a chapter to the history of exploration, starting with the story of the very first circumnavigation, along with our "History of Adventure" timeline, featuring a host of remarkable achievements. The fully revised and updated best-seller is packed with thousands of incredible new feats across the widest spectrum of topics, providing a whistle-stop tour of our superlative universe. Our ever-expanding pool of international consultants and experts help us make sense of the world around us and the cosmos beyond. So join us as we embark on a voyage through the vast panorama of record-breaking in 12 fact-packed chapters: · Travel through the Solar System and see the planets come to life with a free Augmented Reality feature · Encounter the cutest, weirdest, most dangerous and exotic creatures on our home planet · Meet the world’s tallest, shortest, hairiest and heaviest humans · Marvel at the latest high scores, speed runs, and players at the top of their game in eSports and beyond · Get the lowdown on the world’s most successful and prolific actors, musicians, TV stars and influencers We've also selected the best of the newly approved claims from the 50,000 applications received from the public over the past 12 months. But don't just be a tourist: try some of our specially created try-at-home challenges that could see YOU listed in the world-famous book of records. If you want to be one of those lucky few, check out our Against the Clock chapter--we might even see you in next year's edition! Finally, be inspired by the latest inductees to the Guinness World Records Hall of Fame, including the real-life Captain Nemo who's traveled to the deepest point in every ocean, the fearless campaigner for human rights who risked her life to make the world a better place, and the teenage millionaire who made his fortune playing Fortnite. It's a big world out there! Let Guinness World Records 2021 be your guide!

Guinness World Records 2017 Gamer s Edition

Guinness World Records 2017 Gamer s Edition
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Author: Canadian Manda Group
Pages: 216
ISBN: 1897553501
Release: 2016-09-01
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Guinness World Records 2012

Guinness World Records 2012
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Author: Craig Glenday
Pages: 596
ISBN: 9780345534378
Release: 2012
Editor: Bantam

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts in the areas of fame, the natural world, exploration, technology, remarkable activities, the arts, amusements, and sports.

Guinness World Records 2009

Guinness World Records 2009
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Author: Guinness
Pages: 216
ISBN: 1904994458
Release: 2009-02-01
Editor: Time Home Entertainment

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts about computer and video games, and includes interviews with champion gamers, tips on play, and profiles of the best-selling games.

Guinness World Records Amazing Animals

Guinness World Records  Amazing Animals
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 216
ISBN: 9781912286249
Release: 2017-09-25
Editor: Guinness World Records

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Calling all animal lovers! Guinness World Records: Amazing Animals puts the spotlight on the world’s most fur-nomenal creatures, peculiar pets, wacky wildlife, and cute critters. In this action-packed annual, you’ll meet surfing pigs, talking gorillas, and even the world’s largest elephant orchestra! Ever see a dog who thinks he’s Picasso or a bunny who plays basketball? You will now! From the tallest and smallest animals to the most popular social pet-working stars, they’re all here. If it’s activities you want, you’re in for a treat! Create your very own record-breaking animal with our online game, or try making an origami zoo! Test your wildlife knowledge with fun quizzes and puzzles, plus find out if your pet is a secret Einstein with our exclusive IQ tests. For a superlative showcase of the world’s greatest creatures – and a few LOLs along the way – get your paws on Amazing Animals now!

Guinness World Records 2018

Guinness World Records 2018
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9781912286188
Release: 2017-08-29
Editor: Guinness World Records

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The record-breaking records annual is back and packed with more incredible accomplishments, stunts, cutting-edge science and amazing sporting achievements than ever before. With more than 3,000 new and updated records and 1,000 eye-popping photos, it has thousands of new stats and facts and dazzling new features. There is so much to explore inside. Go on a whirlwind tour of the planet’s most amazing places, from the largest swamps to the deepest points on Earth. Find out what happens when you give an octopus a Rubik’s Cube, and why all you need to defend yourself from a crocodile is a rubber band! You’ll also find all your favorite records and categories such as Big Stuff, Collections, Mass Participation and Fun with Food, plus the year’s most significant sporting achievements. Our editors have also taken inspiration this year from the world of superheroes – both fictional and real-world – so look out for our feature chapter charting your favorite caped crusaders in comic books, TV shows and movies. We also meet the real-life record-breakers with genuine superpowers, such as the Canadian strongman vicar who can pull a jumbo jet and an actual cyborg who uses technology to augment his senses. You’ll also learn all about the science of superheroes, such as who the fastest and strongest superheroes would be if they came to life, and who would win in a royal rumble between Superman, Batman, Hulk and Dr Strange! Also new this year is a celebration of the superlative with infographic poster pages that explore the most exciting absolutes, such as the longest, tallest, fastest and heaviest. Does the longest sofa outstretch the longest train? Is the tallest Easter egg bigger than the tallest snowman? Find out in this amazing new edition. You’ll also find these special pages available as free poster downloads at guinnessworldrecords.com! From science to showbiz via stunts and sports, there are real-life heroes all around us in all shapes and sizes, achieving the extraordinary every day. There’s only one book where you’ll find so many amazing facts all in one place, and that’s Guinness World Records 2018!

Guinness Sports Record Book

Guinness Sports Record Book
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Author: Norris McWhirter
Pages: 192
ISBN: 0806901659
Release: 1979
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

An updated alphabetical list of records held in various sports from aerobatics to yachting.

Guinness World Records Remarkable Robots

Guinness World Records  Remarkable Robots
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Author: Delphine Finnegan
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780062341938
Release: 2017-03-14
Editor: HarperCollins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A brand-new Guinness World Records book for kids! From a robot babysitter to the largest walking and fire-breathing robot, this book is filled with record-breaking androids of all shapes, sizes, and occupations! Simple text and full-color photos will make learning about this exciting topic fun for beginning readers. Guinness World Records: Remarkable Robots is a Level Two I Can Read book, geared for kids who read on their own but still need a little help.

Guinness World Records 2011

Guinness World Records 2011
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Author: Craig Glenday
Pages: 588
ISBN: 9780440423102
Release: 2011
Editor: Bantam Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts in the areas of fame, the natural world, exploration, technology, remarkable activities, the arts, amusements, and sports.

Guinness World Records 2018 Gamer s Edition

Guinness World Records 2018 Gamer s Edition
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Author: Guinness World Records
Pages: 216
ISBN: 1910561746
Release: 2017-08-29
Editor: Guinness World Records

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

From the global authority in record-breaking comes the 11th edition of the world’s best-selling videogames annual. Packed with the latest records, coolest stars and the biggest games, the Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition is the go-to bible for every gaming fan. Just ask the five million readers who’ve made it an international sensation! Inside you’ll find amazing stats, thrilling facts, inspirational tales, lightning-quick speed-runs and dazzling photos. Read about the records behind your favorite games including Mario, Overwatch, FIFA, WWE and Rocket League, plus recap on a year of crazy Pokémon GO stories. Go behind the scenes of the world’s longest-running eSports organizer. Spook yourself silly with real-life videogame mysteries. Check out the fastest videogame completions. And gaze in envy at the world’s largest Zelda and Tomb Raider collections! You’ll also meet gaming heroes such as the world’s oldest games YouTuber at 81, a man with a real-life cyborg arm that was inspired by Deus Ex, and the kingpin of eSports fighting games. But the videogame stars don’t get much bigger than DanTDM, whose Minecraft channel has been watched nearly 10 billion times! So we’re thrilled he’s written a special intro just for the Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition. Speaking of heroes...grab your cape and turn to this year’s special chapter featuring superhero games. It hard to believe it’s been nearly 40 years since Superman first exploded onto our consoles! So, we’re celebrating with your favorite costumed crime-battlers. From Spider-Man’s web-crawling to Batman’s gadgetry, they’re just as powerful in pixels as they are in the movies. So, whether you want to know who scored the fastest goal in FIFA or achieved the fastest speed-run of Final Fantasy XV, or just want to see the world’s biggest Game Boy, this is the book for you!