The Resource Now you know: : big book of answers, Doug Lennox, (ebook)

Now you know: : big book of answers, Doug Lennox, (ebook)

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Now you know: : big book of answers
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Now you know:
Title remainder
big book of answers
Statement of responsibility
Doug Lennox
Title variation
Big book of answers
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Language
eng
Summary
Doug Lennox is back with a treasure trove of his favorite trivia culled from his four previous Now You Know books plus 125 brand new questions answered by the master of Q & A. Lennox dispenses knowledge concisely, never losing sight of the joy and fun of discovering the why or ordinary things. He covers a wide range of topics from sports to war, from crime to religion, from pop culture to politics. Answers to questions and the origins of hundreds of expressions and customs are brought together in this fascinating compilation. Thanks to Doug, you'll learn the answers to: Why do humans kiss? Why is a miserly person called a "cheapskate"? Why is an evil adversary called a "villain"? Why is football played on a "gridiron" and a leg injury called a "charley horse"?Why is confetti thrown at a wedding? Why do golf courses have 18 holes? Why do the British drive on the left and North Americans on the right? Why is a road called a "highway" and the ocean the "high seas"?
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Midwest
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Lennox, Doug
Dewey number
031.02
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Questions and answers
  • Curiosities and wonders
Target audience
adult
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Now you know: : big book of answers, Doug Lennox, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781459718272
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11808258
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remote
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11808258
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MWT11808258
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Now you know: : big book of answers, Doug Lennox, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781459718272
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11808258
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11808258
System control number
MWT11808258
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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