Bartlett's Book of Anecdotes

By Clifton Fadiman, Andre Bernard (Electronic Book, 2000)
The ultimate anthology of anecdotes, now revised with over 700 new entries - a must-have reference for every personal library. From Hank Aaron to King Zog, Mao Tse-Tung to Madonna, Bartlett's Book of Anecdotes is the best source of anecdotes on the market. Featuring more than 2,000 people from around the world, past & present, in all fields, these short anecdotes provide remarkable insight into the human character. Ranging from the humorous to the tearful, they span classical history, recent politics, modern science & the arts. Bartlett's Book of Anecdotes is a gold mine for anyone who gives speeches, is doing research, or simply likes to browse. As an informal tour of history & human nature at its most entertaining & instructive, this is sure to be a perennial favorite for years to come.
  • Little, Brown and Company
    • Format: Electronic Book

    • Price: $19.99 US/$19.99 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780446931267

    • On Sale Date: 09/21/2000

    • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company

    • Imprint: Little, Brown and Company

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The ultimate anthology of anecdotes, now revised with over 700 new entries - a must-have reference for every personal library. From Hank Aaron to King Zog, Mao Tse-Tung to Madonna, Bartlett's Book of Anecdotes is the best source of anecdotes on the market. Featuring more than 2,000 people from around the world, past & present, in all fields, these short anecdotes provide remarkable insight into the human character. Ranging from the humorous to the tearful, they span classical history, recent politics, modern science & the arts. Bartlett's Book of Anecdotes is a gold mine for anyone who gives speeches, is doing research, or simply likes to browse. As an informal tour of history & human nature at its most entertaining & instructive, this is sure to be a perennial favorite for years to come.

Product Details

Bartlett's Book of Anecdotes
  • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
  • Price: $19.99 US/$19.99 CAN
  • ISBN-13: 9780446931267
  • On Sale Date: 09/21/2000
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