Qi The Book Of The Dead
Welcome to QI: The Book of the Dead, a biographical dictionary with a twist - one where only the most interesting people made it in! QI have got together six dozen of the happiest, saddest, maddest and most successful men and women from history. Celebrate their wisdom, learn from their mistakes and marvel at their bad taste in clothes. Hans Christian Anderson was terrified of naked women, Florence Nightingale spent her last fifty years in bed, Sigmund Freud smoked twenty cigars a day, Catherine de Medici applied a daily face mask made of pigeon dung, Rembrandt van Rijn died penniless and Madame Mao banned cicadas, rustling noises and pianos.
QI Books Collection John Lloyd & Mitchinson 4 Books Bundle titles includes : The QI Book of General Ignorance, The Second QI Book of General Ignorance, The QI Book of Animal Ignorance, QI: The Book of the Dead Description : QI: The Second Book of General Ignorance: Everything you think you know is "Still" wrong Who made the first aeroplane flight? How many legs does an octopus have? How much water should you drink every day? What is the chance of tossing a coin and it landing on heads? What happens if you leave a tooth in a glass of coke overnight? What is house dust mostly made from? What colour are oranges? QI: The Book of General Ignorance (The Noticeably Stouter Edition) The indispensable compendium of popular misconceptions, misunderstandings and common mistakes culled from the hit BBC show, QI.
Title In This Collection:- QI: Advanced Banter QI The Book of the Dead QI: The Book of General Ignorance (The Noticeably Stouter Edition) QI: The Second Book of General Ignorance: Everything you think you know is "Still" wrong QI The Book of the Dead Compares and contrasts the different ways individual human beings cope (or fail to cope) with the curves that the uncaring universe throws at us.