Richard Hammond's Great Mysteries of the World by Richard Hammond
  

Richard Hammond's Great Mysteries of the World

Written by Richard Hammond
Illustrated by

RRP £14.99

Synopsis

Richard Hammond's Great Mysteries of the World by Richard Hammond

Richard Hammond - TV presenter and self-confessed mystery addict - invites you to journey with him to the planet's most puzzling places...Explore the ancient pyramids, Stonehenge and the Bermuda Triangle. Hunt for werewolves, vampires, aliens and the Abominable Snowman. You can gather clues, facts and interesting tales as you go (just try not to get too distracted by Richard's unbelievable jokes). Then it's up to you decide what's really going on. Don't miss this incredible, fully illustrated gift book from Britain's best-loved TV personality. You can explore the world's greatest mysteries - all from the comfort of your armchair!

Reviews

Jaunty style is balanced by a wealth of scientific and historical information ... great fun! Daily Mail Perfect stocking filler for all curious readers. It's funny and interesting. It's packed full of information. And it makes critical thinking fun. What more could you want? Bookbag A fascinating book which would make a great present. Newbury Weekly News

About the Author

Richard Hammond

Richard Hammond is best known for co-presenting Top Gear alongside Jeremy Clarkson

Richard Hammond loves cars and science. As co-presenter of the BBC’s hugely successful Top Gear and host of Sky One’s cult science series Brainiac: Science Abuse, his dreams come true on a daily basis.

His passion for learning has also taken him around the world in search of the Holy Grail for BBC1 (he didn’t find it). Can you Feel the Force? is his first book for children.

Richard is married with two children.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
448 pages

Author

Richard Hammond
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Publisher

The Bodley Head Ltd an imprint of Vintage Publishing

Publication date

1st November 2013

ISBN

9780370332376


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