• Reference

Guinness World Records 2013


Author: Craig Glenday
Publisher: Bantam Books
ISBN: 034554711X
Category: Reference
Page: 606
View: 3658
Includes new and updated records with never-before-seen photography--from the new shortest living man and a slam-dunking parrot to the fiercest predators in the ocean.

    • Games & Activities

Guinness World Records 2018 Gamer's Edition

The Ultimate Guide to Gaming Records
Author: Guinness World Records
Publisher: Guinness World Records
ISBN: 1912286211
Category: Games & Activities
Page: 216
View: 1973
From the global authority in record-breaking comes the 11th edition of the world’s best-selling videogames annual. Packed with the latest records, coolest stars and the biggest games, the Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition is the go-to bible for every gaming fan. Just ask the five million readers who’ve made it an international sensation! Inside you’ll find amazing stats, thrilling facts, inspirational tales, lightning-quick speed-runs and dazzling photos. Read about the records behind your favorite games including Mario, Overwatch, FIFA, WWE and Rocket League, plus recap on a year of crazy Pokémon GO stories. Go behind the scenes of the world’s longest-running eSports organizer. Spook yourself silly with real-life videogame mysteries. Check out the fastest videogame completions. And gaze in envy at the world’s largest Zelda and Tomb Raider collections! You’ll also meet gaming heroes such as the world’s oldest games YouTuber at 81, a man with a real-life cyborg arm that was inspired by Deus Ex, and the kingpin of eSports fighting games. But the videogame stars don’t get much bigger than DanTDM, whose Minecraft channel has been watched nearly 10 billion times! So we’re thrilled he’s written a special intro just for the Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition. Speaking of heroes...grab your cape and turn to this year’s special chapter featuring superhero games. It hard to believe it’s been nearly 40 years since Superman first exploded onto our consoles! So, we’re celebrating with your favorite costumed crime-battlers. From Spider-Man’s web-crawling to Batman’s gadgetry, they’re just as powerful in pixels as they are in the movies. So, whether you want to know who scored the fastest goal in FIFA or achieved the fastest speed-run of Final Fantasy XV, or just want to see the world’s biggest Game Boy, this is the book for you!

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

Guinness World Records: Amazing Animals

Packed full of your Most-Loved Animal Friends
Author: Guinness World Records
Publisher: Guinness World Records
ISBN: 1912286246
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 216
View: 4643
Calling all animal lovers! Guinness World Records: Amazing Animals puts the spotlight on the world’s most fur-nomenal creatures, peculiar pets, wacky wildlife, and cute critters. In this action-packed annual, you’ll meet surfing pigs, talking gorillas, and even the world’s largest elephant orchestra! Ever see a dog who thinks he’s Picasso or a bunny who plays basketball? You will now! From the tallest and smallest animals to the most popular social pet-working stars, they’re all here. If it’s activities you want, you’re in for a treat! Create your very own record-breaking animal with our online game, or try making an origami zoo! Test your wildlife knowledge with fun quizzes and puzzles, plus find out if your pet is a secret Einstein with our exclusive IQ tests. For a superlative showcase of the world’s greatest creatures – and a few LOLs along the way – get your paws on Amazing Animals now!

    • Reference

Guinness World Records 2008


Author: Craig Glenday
Publisher: Guinness World Records
ISBN: 9781904994183
Category: Reference
Page: 286
View: 6478
Illustrated throughout, 'Guinness World Records 2007' includes information on the world of space, computers, exploration, fame and music. This edition contains new contemporary categories including, computer games high scores, action sports, and gadgets and consumer technology.

    • Games & Activities

Guinness World Records 2017 Gamer’s Edition


Author: Guinness World Records
Publisher: Guinness World Records
ISBN: 191056169X
Category: Games & Activities
Page: 216
View: 7324
It’s time to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Guinness World Records: Gamer’s Edition! With over four million copies sold, this is the ultimate annual for every gaming fan. It’s bursting with the latest facts and stats on your favorite games from the futuristic soccer action of Rocket League to the psychedelic paint battles of Splatoon. And as Star Wars mania explodes once again, we explore everything Jedi in a special feature section. Plus, you’ll get a sneak peek at all-new games from the ever-evolving gaming universe! Get an inside look at the indie game scene, the big-money world of eSports, and a celebration of 25 years of Mario Kart. There’s everything from space shooters such as Destiny, to RPGs such as Fallout 4, to the hit sport series FIFAand Madden. We’ve got sims, strategy games, and horror titles, and we also take a look at the toys-to-life phenomenon. From League of Legends to The Legend of Zelda, it’s all here in the 2017 edition of Guinness World Records: Gamer’s Edition!


Guinness World Records 2017


Author: Guinness World Records Editors
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781910561324
Category:
Page: 256
View: 7596
The record-breaking record book is back with a fresh new design and 13 chapters containing thousands of new and updated records, awe-inspiring never-before-seen photographs and a bucketload of facts, stats, figures and trivia. Look out, too, for our all-new Factographic features and a special chapter dedicated to helping you become a record breaker...

    • Computer games

Guinness World Records 2011

Gamer's Edition
Author: BradyGames
Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
ISBN: 9781405365468
Category: Computer games
Page: 216
View: 887
The ultimate Guinness World Records book for gamers - now in its fourth edition Pick up the completely updated Guinness World Records, Gamer's Edition 2011 and learn all about amazing computer and video-game record breakers from around the world. You'll find out the highest scores, biggest tournaments, largest cash prizes and most successful games ever. Packed with thousands of high scores and records, a round-up of key events of the video-gaming year - including reviews of new releases, new consoles and the major tournaments - along with detailed game strategies, interviews with professionals, tips and cheats to improve your play, league tables, bizarre facts and incredible video game trivia!

    • Curiosities and wonders

Guinness World Records 2005


Author: Claire Folkard,Jackie Freshfield,Carla Masson,Rob Dimery
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780851121925
Category: Curiosities and wonders
Page: 287
View: 9496
This special collectable, golden anniversary edition features all the classic records...World's Tallest Man, Most Women's Olympic Water Polo Titles - Australia (Sydney 2000), Longest running TV Chat Show - The Tonight Show and many more Also includes plenty of new, exciting records. Special 50th Anniversary Edition. Please note this book is not published until October 2004.

    • Reference

Guinness World Records 2009


Author: Craig Glenday
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0553592564
Category: Reference
Page: 572
View: 7445
Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts in the areas of fame, business, crime, the natural world, technology, war, the arts, music, fashion, and sports.

    • Games

Guinness world records 2009

Gamer's edition
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781904994473
Category: Games
Page: 214
View: 8188

    • Reference

Guinness World Records 2015


Author: Craig Glenday
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 1101883804
Category: Reference
Page: 640
View: 2564
Chronicles the evolution of record breaking while incorporating thousands of new entries, including the first band to perform on all seven continents, the most accurate clock, and the world's largest model train store.

Guinness World Records 2016


Author: Guinness World Records
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781910561010
Category:
Page: 256
View: 8207
The world's biggest-selling annual is back and bursting with thousands of amazing new records! Last year, ourdiamond anniversary edition was the Christmas #1. This year, we're building on this success to bring you an all-new design, thousands of exciting new and fully updated records, and exciting new photography from around the world. The 2016 edition is our most ambitious yet!

    • Reference

Guinness World Records 2018

Meet our Real-Life Superheroes
Author: Guinness World Records
Publisher: Guinness World Records
ISBN: 1912286181
Category: Reference
Page: 256
View: 4440
The record-breaking records annual is back and packed with more incredible accomplishments, stunts, cutting-edge science and amazing sporting achievements than ever before. With more than 3,000 new and updated records and 1,000 eye-popping photos, it has thousands of new stats and facts and dazzling new features. There is so much to explore inside. Go on a whirlwind tour of the planet’s most amazing places, from the largest swamps to the deepest points on Earth. Find out what happens when you give an octopus a Rubik’s Cube, and why all you need to defend yourself from a crocodile is a rubber band! You’ll also find all your favorite records and categories such as Big Stuff, Collections, Mass Participation and Fun with Food, plus the year’s most significant sporting achievements. Our editors have also taken inspiration this year from the world of superheroes – both fictional and real-world – so look out for our feature chapter charting your favorite caped crusaders in comic books, TV shows and movies. We also meet the real-life record-breakers with genuine superpowers, such as the Canadian strongman vicar who can pull a jumbo jet and an actual cyborg who uses technology to augment his senses. You’ll also learn all about the science of superheroes, such as who the fastest and strongest superheroes would be if they came to life, and who would win in a royal rumble between Superman, Batman, Hulk and Dr Strange! Also new this year is a celebration of the superlative with infographic poster pages that explore the most exciting absolutes, such as the longest, tallest, fastest and heaviest. Does the longest sofa outstretch the longest train? Is the tallest Easter egg bigger than the tallest snowman? Find out in this amazing new edition. You’ll also find these special pages available as free poster downloads at guinnessworldrecords.com! From science to showbiz via stunts and sports, there are real-life heroes all around us in all shapes and sizes, achieving the extraordinary every day. There’s only one book where you’ll find so many amazing facts all in one place, and that’s Guinness World Records 2018!

    • Games

Guinness World Records 2010

Gamer's edition
Author: BradyGames
Publisher: Brady
ISBN: 9780744011838
Category: Games
Page: 216
View: 2487
Lists records, superlatives, and unusual facts about computer and video games, and includes interviews with champion gamers, tips on play, and profiles of the best-selling games.

    • Games & Activities

Guinness World Records 2015 Gamer's Edition


Author: Guinness World Records
Publisher: Guinness World Records
ISBN: 1908843837
Category: Games & Activities
Page: 216
View: 429
Now in its eighth edition, Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition is the ultimate guide to videogames. With all-new design and photography, the fresh-looking 2015 edition is packed full of news and views about the most up-to-date achievements and developments in gaming. It offers the most dazzling images from this year's top titles, along with fascinating facts, figures and features on the games and characters you love – from Minecraft to the world-beating Grand Theft Auto V, from thrilling new games to all-time classics. The latest edition includes gameplay tips and hints, interviews and features exploring gaming from different perspectives, and quotes from leading figures in the industry. Find out about the biggest-selling games, the highest scores, and the world's most amazing gamers. Read about the latest hardware developments in the battle of the eight-generation consoles, and explore the most exciting news stories across all the major gaming genres.

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

Guinness World Records: Super Humans!


Author: Donald Lemke
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 006234174X
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 176
View: 1720
A brand-new Guinness World Records book for kids! Super Humans! is all about the incredible people who push it to the physical limit. Whether it’s swallowing the most swords, single-handedly pulling a 200-ton plane, or balancing for the longest time, these Guinness World Records holders show what we can achieve with a little courage and a lot of hard work. Every one of us has the ability to be a super human! Guinness World Records compilations are jam-packed with over 300 fun facts and full-color photos about all the record holders we can fit on one amazing theme! These books are perfect for Guinness World Records fans.

    • Technology & Engineering

Advanced Solar Cell Materials, Technology, Modeling, and Simulation


Author: Fara, Laurentiu
Publisher: IGI Global
ISBN: 1466619287
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 354
View: 2116
While measuring the effectiveness of solar cell materials may not always be practical once a device has been created, solar cell modeling may allow researchers to obtain prospective analyses of the internal processes of potential materials prior to their manufacture. Advanced Solar Cell Materials, Technology, Modeling, and Simulation discusses the development and use of modern solar cells made from composite materials. This volume is targeted toward experts from universities and research organizations, as well as young professionals interested in pursuing different subjects regarding advanced solar cells.

    • Juvenile Nonfiction

Scholastic Book of World Records 2009


Author: Jenifer Corr Morse
Publisher: Scholastic Reference
ISBN: 9780545082112
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 304
View: 2217
A reference guide includes records in the realms of politics, sports, the environment, nature, space, and popular culture, and includes a section of United States records.