Another Weird Year
Bizarre News Stories from Around the World v.1
By (author) Huw Davies
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Another Weird Year by Huw Davies
Book DescriptionFiction will never be able to compete with the bizarre nuggets of truth continually thrown up in the daily news. This bumper collection of the year's weirder gems, taken from news sources around the world, and organised into thematic chapters (Sex, Animals, Politics, Sport etc.), includes such tales as the chimpanzee who made crank phone calls, the chess game prematurely ended by a flying cow, and the airline pilot who had to borrow money from his passengers to refuel the plane. So forget the endless column inches on economic downturn, this is the real news and it tells you more about life on earth than you'd ever wish to know.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780091882983
(178mm x 110mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Ebury Press
Publisher: Ebury Publishing
Publish Date: 10-Oct-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Author Biography - Huw Davies
Huw Davies has been a teacher, lexicographer, copywriter and reflexologist. When not writing, he competes in triathlons, plays the blues harmonica and follows the subject of cryptozoology - though not all at the same time. He is also the author of the forthcoming book Zendurance (Yellow Jersey), a study of the psychological aspects of endurance sports.
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