Whitaker's World of Facts 2011 by Russell Ash
  

Whitaker's World of Facts 2011

Written by Russell Ash

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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 is full of the most up-to-date, ‘must have’ information on every important subject on earth,with lashings of fact files, world record-breakers and ‘top ten’-style lists – all lavishly illustrated with full colour photographs. It is one of the biggest and the best reference title for all the family, perfect for study, for general knowledge or just plain pleasure..

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Synopsis

Whitaker's World of Facts 2011 by Russell Ash

Whitaker's World of Facts 2011 is full of the most up-to-date, 'must have' information on every important subject on earth, with lashings of fact files, world record-breakers and 'top ten'-style lists - all lavishly illustrated with full colour photographs. It is the biggest and the best! This book is hugely entertaining and informative - it's a superb reference title for all the family.

Reviews

Praise for Whitaker’s World of Facts:

"Russell Ash is the king of lists, the author of reference books that offer a short cut to pub-quiz stardom." The Independent

"A Christmas read to dip into again and again. Essential Stuff." The Sunday Times

About the Author

Russell Ash

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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Hardback

Author

Russell Ash
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Author's Website

www.russellash.com/

Publisher

A & C Black Publishers Ltd

Publication date

13th September 2010

ISBN

9781408130070

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