RECORD BREAKERS!

FASTEST, BIGGEST, STRONGEST
By (author)CHRIS HAWKES

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Record Breakers brings you the first, fastest, longest, largest, biggest, and best records in the world. Track the longest shark migration (20,000 km/12,400 miles); visit the coolest place on the planet (Vostok Station, Antarctica: a chilling -89.2oC/-128.6oF); see how plane pioneer Chuck Yeager first broke the sound barrier, and much more. The greatest human achievements are showcased, from pioneering inventors to modern feats of engineering, technology, transport, and sport. But there?s far more than just people?s power in the book, there are also records about animals, plants, and our amazing natural world, Earth, and space. Find out all about the best of everything in Record Breakers ? an entertaining and educational book for all the family.
ISBN: 9780241296967
AUTHOR: CHRIS HAWKES
ISBN: 9780241296967
Publisher: DK
Subtitle: FASTEST, BIGGEST, STRONGEST
Author: CHRIS HAWKES

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9780241296967

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2018

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192

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Chris Hawkes grew up following the Leicester Tigers and played rugby at junior county level before switching his attentions to cricket. He went on to play professional cricket for Leicestershire CCC, as well as sampling club cricket around the world, before moving into publishing. He was editor of the bestselling Cricketer's Who's Who annual for a number of years and has gone on to write a number of books, including the Rugby World Guide 2007.

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