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Guinness world records 2017

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Publisher:
Guinness World Records Limited,
Pub. Date:
[2016]
Language:
English
Description

The ultimate annual book of records is back and crammed with more than ever before! Guinness World Records 2017 is bursting with all-new records on topics as diverse as black holes, domes, owls, and killer plants. Want to know the highest anyone has travelled on a skateboard, or the largest loop-the-loop completed in a car? Dying to know just how many tricks a cat can do in one minute? The answers to these questions and so much more are right inside.

New in this year's edition are exciting infographic features exploring the fascinating details on topics such as animals, the human body, sports, and explorations. And of course all your favorite record categories are updated for 2017, such as the world's new tallest dog! And as ever, our team of world-class photographers have traveled the globe to capture amazing images of the year's most impressive record holders. Let us know your favorite!

Do try this at home...

Want to be a record-breaker? Inside you'll find challenges you can try in the back yard, in the kitchen, in your bedroom, or even in the gym. Who knows, you may become a world record holder yourself!

Bonus content for the US edition Find exclusive pages just for the USA featuring amazing records from the X Games and a special look at the 125th anniversary of basketball.

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subject_facet Curiosities and wonders, World records
title_display Guinness world records 2017
title_full Guinness world records 2017
title_short Guinness world records 2017
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