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Russell Ash - Author

Russell Ash was a member of a family of craftsmen - his father was a bookbinder working for the British Museum and several generations of his family were London goldsmiths - the most notable of whom, Claudius Ash (1792-1854) was also the inventor of false teeth! As well as writing books, Russell was a practising silversmith. He lived in Lewes in East Sussex and had a daughter and two sons.

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Whitaker's World of Facts 2011
Russell Ash
An inveterate collector of facts and figures, Russell Ash has been a renowned author of popular reference titles, including the best-selling Top Ten of Everything and related titles until his sad death earlier this year. Whitaker's World of Facts 2011...
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Format: Hardback | Released 13/09/2010
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Whitaker's World of Facts 2010
Russell Ash
Amaze your friends and family with 100s of astonishing facts, figures, first and lasts ranging from why is 13 unlucky, how do astronauts go to the loo and who had hiccups for 68 years and did you know that the...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/09/2009
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Whitaker's World Of Facts 2009
Russell Ash
Amaze your friends and family with hundreds of astonishing facts, figures, firsts and lasts with Whitaker's World of Facts. It is based on the bestselling Whitaker's Almanack. Published annually since 1868, the Almanack has been buried in a time capsule...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/09/2008
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