The Resource Amazing north carolina : Fascinating Facts, Entertaining Tales, Bizarre Happenings, and Historical Oddities about the Tarheel State., Theresa Jensen Lacey, (ebook)

Amazing north carolina : Fascinating Facts, Entertaining Tales, Bizarre Happenings, and Historical Oddities about the Tarheel State., Theresa Jensen Lacey, (ebook)

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Amazing north carolina : Fascinating Facts, Entertaining Tales, Bizarre Happenings, and Historical Oddities about the Tarheel State.
Title
Amazing north carolina
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Fascinating Facts, Entertaining Tales, Bizarre Happenings, and Historical Oddities about the Tarheel State.
Statement of responsibility
Theresa Jensen Lacey
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Language
eng
Summary
Amazing North Carolina offers a rare glimpse into unusual and sometimes bizarre people and events in North Carolina's 200–year history. Reading like the Tarheel State's own version of Ripley's Believe It or Not, this book explores hundreds of incredible stories, facts, and tidbits of human interest. It contains pictures, quizzes, trivia, stories, sidebars, lists, and more. Read about...How Lizard Lick, Cat's Square, Boogertown, and Rabbit Shuffle got their namesRobert Null, who invented a UFO detectorThe Civil War battle where the Confederates fought without clothes onChang and Eng, the original "Siamese twins" who settled in Wilkesboro and married local sisters Sarah and Adelaide YatesThe strange story of Goat–Gland Binkley, who operated in North Carolina 75 years before ViagraThe annual Bald is Beautiful convention in Morehead CityThe world's largest twins (at 800 pounds each)The road that goes nowhereSenate Bean Soup, the secret of Jesse Helms' longevity (recipe included)
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TEFOD
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Lacey, Theresa Jensen
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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NC Kids
Series statement
Amazing America
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  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Geography
  • History
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Amazing north carolina : Fascinating Facts, Entertaining Tales, Bizarre Happenings, and Historical Oddities about the Tarheel State., Theresa Jensen Lacey, (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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electronic
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9781418538408
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(electronic bk)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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9DC63849-54AD-4FD8-9638-FE2C6E552030
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ODN0000601935
Label
Amazing north carolina : Fascinating Facts, Entertaining Tales, Bizarre Happenings, and Historical Oddities about the Tarheel State., Theresa Jensen Lacey, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781418538408
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9DC63849-54AD-4FD8-9638-FE2C6E552030
System control number
ODN0000601935

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