Download 1001 Horrible Facts by Anne Rooney PDF

By Anne Rooney

ISBN-10: 1841934690

ISBN-13: 9781841934693

Show description

Read Online or Download 1001 Horrible Facts PDF

Similar nonfiction_2 books

Q&A Civil Liberties and Human Rights (2nd Edition)

Now that human rights is turning into a center topic on many LLB classes and is a necessary box of research for all proceeding lawyers,this booklet could be necessary to any legislation pupil dealing with examinations at the LLB or CPE, or who's taking legislation strategies as a part of one other box of research. in an effort to take account of modern out of the ordinary felony advancements during this topic, particularly, the Human Rights Act 1998 and next adjustments in laws and case legislation, this new version has been completely rewritten and up to date.

The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore: Terracotta Figurines of the Classical, Hellenistic, and Roman Periods (Corinth vol. 18.4)

'This is a crucial paintings that contributes enormously to either the research of terracotta collectible figurines and to our figuring out of the character and behavior of the cult on the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore. .. .It is easily geared up and good illustrated, vitally important attributes for any archaeological paintings. The unique notes and huge bibliography are reflective of the cautious cognizance to element that Merker monitors in the course of the learn.

Treating Gambling Problems (Wiley Treating Addictions series)

Packed with sensible details on assessing, diagnosing, and treating alcohol playing dependancy, this useful guide within the new Wiley sequence on Treating Addictions is a useful software for someone who works with consumers experiencing issues of playing.

Extra resources for 1001 Horrible Facts

Sample text

Every minute, 30,000–40,000 skin cells drop off your body. Godfrey Hill, from the UK, has ten complete fingers and two thumbs, and has been accused of being an alien or the Messiah. If you try to stop yourself from throwing up by closing your mouth, the vomit will just come out of your nose. ECA6087C-5717-411F-85E9-72349DFE15C2 You will produce about 33,000 litres (8,700 gallons) of urine in your life. qxd 20/2/07 11:14 am Page 42 42 1001 Horrible Facts Bedouin wedding feasts sometimes include a roast camel, stuffed with a sheep, stuffed with chickens, stuffed with fish, stuffed with eggs.

Horrible Food Facts Cibreo is an Italian dish that consists of the cooked combs from roosters. qxd 20/2/07 11:14 am Page 52 52 1001 Horrible Facts Some Arctic explorers have been poisoned by eating polar bear liver. The polar bear eats so much fish that fatal levels of Vitamin D collect in its liver. A restaurant in Pennsylvania, USA, offers a hamburger that weighs 4 kilograms (9 pounds). No one has yet managed to finish one. The Chinese make a soup from the swim bladder of fish. It’s the organ that helps fish to stay at the right depth and upright in the water, and is rather spongy.

ECA6087C-5717-411F-85E9-72349DFE15C2 Most US states don’t allow alcohol or tobacco in a prisoner’s last meal. Horrible Food Facts Eels are sold live in markets around the world and killed just before cooking – or before putting in the bag to go home, if you don’t want the bag wriggling all the way. qxd 20/2/07 11:14 am Page 60 60 1001 Horrible Facts Cow’s tongue is often sold with the salivary glands – the parts that make spit – ready for boiling. 3 kilograms (5 pounds). In Europe, some people make blood pudding from the blood of a pig or cow mixed with rice, milk and sugar and then baked.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.41 of 5 – based on 28 votes