1,423 QI Facts to Bowl You Over

1,423 QI Facts to Bowl You Over

by Anne MillerJames Harkin John Lloyd and others

Hardback Publication Date: 01/10/2017

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The eye-popping, gob-smacking, rib-tickling phenomenon that is QI serves up a brand new selection of 1,423 facts to bowl you over.

Bees can play football.

Cholesterol is good for you.

Camels gave humans the common cold.

English has 3,000 words relating to drunkenness.

In 1851 all the 436,800 sandwiches sold in London were ham.

Books used to be put on shelves with their spines facing inwards.

A German airline allows an extra kilo of hand luggage, provided it's books.

There are more trees on Earth than there are stars in the Milky Way.

Iceland has more volcanoes than footballers.

ISBN:
9780571339105
9780571339105
Category:
Trivia & quiz question books
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
01-10-2017
Language:
English
Publisher:
Faber & Faber, Limited
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Pages:
352
Dimensions (mm):
178x111x27.99mm
Weight:
0.33kg
Anne Miller

Anne Miller is a scriptwriter and researcher for QI.

She is Head Researcher for BBC Radio 4's The Museum of Curiosity and writes a literary column for Standard Issue magazine.

James Harkin

James Harkin, QI's Head Elf, presents the QI Elves' podcast No Such Thing As A Fish and BBC 2's No Such Thing As The News.

He also produces The Museum of Curiosity.

John Lloyd

John Lloyd co-founded the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford, where he is a Senior Research Fellow.

Lloyd has written several books, including What the Media Are Doing to Our Politics and Journalism in an Age of Terror.

He is also a contributing editor at the Financial Times and a columnist for both Reuters.com and La Repubblica of Rome.

John Mitchinson

John Mitchinson is the original Marketing Director of Waterstone's, became Managing Director of Cassell and now runs Unbound.

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