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Here are 38 Interesting Book facts. Book Facts. If you publish a book in Norway, the government will buy copies (1, if a children’s book) and distribute them to libraries throughout the country. – Source 2. An Icelandic tradition called Jólabókaflóð exists, where books are exchanged as Christmas Eve presents and the rest of the night is spent reading them and eating.

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Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read" (Groucho Marx). People in India are the world's biggest readers, spending an average hours a. Free Book Library.

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Facts and Fears: Hard Truths from a Life in Intelligence by James R. Clapper is a book I had heard a lot about and wanted to read but really I was worried it was going to be dry and boring, boy was I wrong/5. The official website of the Oregon Secretary of State.

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The first Mr Men book, Mr Tickle, came about when author Roger Hargreaves was asked by his son what a tickle looked like. Dr Seuss’ first book was rejected by over 20 publishers; his books have now sold over million copies worldwide.

(More Dr Seuss facts here.). The Book of Kells (Latin: Codex Cenannensis; Irish: Leabhar Cheanannais; Dublin, Trinity College Library, MS A. [58], sometimes known as the Book of Columba) is an illuminated manuscript Gospel book in Latin, containing the four Gospels of the New Testament together with various prefatory texts and tables.

It was created in a Columban monastery in either Britain or Ireland and may have had Genre: Gospel Book. Facts Book for Engine/Emissions. Covers car and trucks. Hundreds pages, 3/4 inches thick. Manual published by Ford Motor Company and was previously owned by a Ford dealership.

In like new Rating: % positive. Since its debut inThe World Almanac and Book of Facts has become the best-selling American reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies sold.

This essential household and workplace desk reference is “the most useful reference book known to modern man,” according to the L.A. ed New York Times crossword puzzle editor Will Shortz calls it his “#1 reference. Project Blue Book wasn’t the government’s first UFO study. Ina private pilot named Kenneth Arnold reportedly spotted nine glowing UFOs zooming over Washington's Mount Rainier.

The True Story of the ‘Green Book’ Movie Jazz, race and an unlikely friendship inspire the new film about navigating Jim Crow America Viggo Mortensen (left) and Mahershala Ali star in Green : Anna Diamond.

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The Fact Book presents a thorough and useful statistical profile of the university and provides answers to frequently asked questions.

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[Updates and Corrections made since the. In 'Facts And Fears,' Ex-Spy Boss Clapper Comes In From he describes watching a clip of himself on a talk show as part of the preparation for his book.

"Looking at the recording of that. 1. The oldest work of literature is The Epic of Gilgamesh. The oldest novel in the world is The Tale of Genji, written in 11th century Japan 3. The first book ever published was the Gutenberg Bible in 4. Mark Twain’s Life on the Mississip.

Book of Judith, apocryphal work excluded from the Hebrew and Protestant biblical canons but included in the Septuagint (Greek version of the Hebrew Bible) and accepted in the Roman canon. The book relates that Nebuchadrezzar, king of Assyria, sent his general Holofernes on an expedition against.

Published inRudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book proved to be a hit with young and old Jungle Book’s stories of a human boy named Mowgli raised by animals in the wild made for Author: Wendy Mead.

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Inconvenient Facts #1 Amazon best .The World Factbook provides information on the history, people and society, government, economy, energy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for world entities.

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The best way to learn more is to make an animal fact book. Research some of your favorite animals and write down the interesting facts that you find out. You can share your finished fact book with your friends and family to teach them something new about animals.

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