Guinness World Records 2012 (Guinness Book of Records (Mass Market))

Guinness World Records 2012 (Guinness Book of Records (Mass Market))


From the shortest siblings to the longest beard, from the smallest jet engine to the most important tug-of-war tournament—if an international list has been created or exceeded, it’s here!
 
Guinness international files™ 2012 offers the main impressive, inspiring, and wild list breakers ever. full of don’t-try-this-at-home human exploits, traditional and technological wonders, magnificent achievements in activities and leisure, and masses extra, this totally up to date version introduces exciting new documents and outstanding evidence that would fascinate old and young alike. were you aware . . .
 
• Swiss high-wire artist Freddy Nock played the top cable stroll at a death-defying 10,836 toes, braving harsh winds and below-freezing temperatures?
• A Missouri guy used to be engulfed through a twister in his cellular domestic and awakened 398 miles away—the farthest distance to be moved in a twister and survive?
• the most important pizza commercially to be had measures 4'6" vast? This great meal feeds as much as a hundred humans and retails at $199.99 . . . plus tax.
 
And that’s only a trace of what you’ll locate within this addictive ebook, together with new photographs and spreads at the 2012 summer season Olympics in London, a historical past of time (including the Mayan calendar), and the world’s greatest popular culture conference: Comic-Con in San Diego.

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