Guinness Book Of Extraordinary Exploits

Author: Norris McWhirter
Publisher: Sterling Publishing (NY)
ISBN: 9780806901183
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Describes such unusual experiences as peeling the longest unbroken apple peel and achieving the highest speed on a bicycle.

American Reference Books Annual 1977

Author: Bohdan S. Wynar
Publisher:
ISBN:
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65), as the book went to print. The index enters this item under "movie actor,
highest paid" (p. 96), but doesn't list "Brando, Marlon," "The Godfather," "Jaws," or
"movie, highest gross earnings." However, such scant information, found rapidly
by skimming, needs no index. This isn't a reference book, but a popular
circulating item. [R: SLJ, Sept 76, p. 122] Helen Gregory 1 00. McWhirter, Norris,
and Ross McWhirter. Guinness Book of World Records. 1977 ed. New York,
Sterling, 1976.

Remembering Mohammed Rafi

Author: Vijay Poolakkal
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1329501772
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Guinness. World. Records. controversy. During his last years, Rafi was involved
in a controversy over Lata Mangeshkar's entry in the Guinness Book of World
Records. In a letter dated 11 June 1977 to the Guinness Book of World Records,
Rafi had challenged the claim that Lata Mangeshkar has recorded the maximum
number of songs ("not less than 25, 000" ...

Statistics Of Democide

Author: Rudolph J. Rummel
Publisher: LIT Verlag Münster
ISBN: 9783825840105
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Current Policy No. 1042. Washington, D.C.: United Slates Department of State.
1988. McWhirter, Norris and Ross McWhirter. Guinness Book of World Records.
1977 Edition. New York: Bantam Books. 1977. Medvedev, Roy A. Let History
Judge: The Origins and Consequences of Stalinism. Translated by Colleen
Taylor. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1972. by Ellen de Kadt. Oxford Oxford
University Press, 1979. Mee, Charles L. "That fateful moment when two
civilizations came face to face.

China S Bloody Century

Author: R. J. Rummel
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351528750
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New York: Times Books, 1979. Mao Tse-tung. Selected Works of Mao Tse-tung.
Vol. IIV, Peking, China: Foreign Languages Press, 1967. Martin, Christopher. The
Boxer Rebellion. London: Abelard-Schuman, 1968. McWhirter, Norris and Ross
McWhirter. Guinness Book of World Records. 1977 Edition. New York: Bantam
Books, 1977. Michael, Franz H. and George E. Taylor. The Far East in the
Modern World. Third Edition, Hinsdale, Illinois: The Dryden Press, 1975. Moser,
Tom.

Power Kills

Author: R. J. Rummel
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 9781412831703
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Guinness Book of World Records (1977 edition). New York: Bantam Books, 1977.
Medvedev, Roy. Let History Judge: The Origins and Consequences of Stalinism.
Translated by Colleen Taylor. New York: Knopf, 1 97 1 . Melko, Methew. "The
remission of violence in the west." International Journal on World Peace II (April-
June 1985): 48-55. Merritt, Richard L. and Dina A. Zinnes. "Democracies and war
." In On Measuring Democracy: Its Consequences and Concomitants, edited by
Alex ...

The Caddie Was A Reindeer

Author: Steve Rushin
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 9781555847333
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There would be a next time, too, for Rodriguez shattered Boodley's record, set on
the Cyclone, by staying on that angry mechanical bull for 103 hours and fiftyfive
minutes to enter The Guinness Book of World Records. Then, between 1977 and
1982, Rodriguez would break his world record nine times, the last two on
corkscrewing coasters in Quebec and Germany. Under Guinness guidelines, a
rider can spend an average of five minutes of every hour off the coaster—or a
total of two ...

Against All Odds

Author: OLA ABODERIN
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1496978625
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She wrote more than 8000 songs, making her “history's most prolific hymn-writer”
(Guinness Book of World's Records, 1977). So productive was she that she had
to use as many as 100 pseudonyms so that publishers would not have trouble
publishing her vast collection of songs in their hymnals. To many who have a
disability, it's like the end of the world. They see themselves as unfortunate
creatures and spend their entire lives pitying themselves, blaming God and
taking out their ...

Dictionary Of North Carolina Biography

Author: William S. Powell
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807867012
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The Guinness Book of World Records (1977 ed.) accepts his weight as 1,020
pounds, second only to that of Robert Earl Hughes of Illinois, who died in 1958.
Darden's height was 7 feet, 6 inches; his waist measurement was 6 feet, 4 inches.
The records of William Brooks indicate that he furnished 16 yards of cambric for
Darden's shroud. The coffin required 156 feet of lumber, 3 pounds of nails, 4
boxes of tacks, 17 yards of flannel lining, and 44 feet of trimming ribbon.
Seventeen men ...

Images Of Elvis Presley In American Culture 1977 1997

Author: George Plasketes
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9781560249108
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... they are a cumulative Elvis observer, creator, and collector. "I'm interested in
why certain things affect people in certain ways," explains Lavan. "And I'm
fascinated with the way Elvis affects people in so many extremely different ways."
Fitzpatrick has written poems about Elvis, and his art, which has been exhibited
nationally, and includes Elvis renderings such as Memphis Tattoo King. Kilman
owns what the Guinness Book of World Records lists as "the world's largest Elvis
on velvet," ...