Ideas Companion: Crafty Copyrights, Tricky Trademarks and Peerless Patents

Ideas Companion: Crafty Copyrights, Tricky Trademarks and Peerless Patents

by Johnny Acton
     
 

Which famous brand was known as the Mae West? Why did the “Got Milk?” ads offend the Spanish? What on earth is a face bra? The Ideas Companion has all the answers and so many more. You’ll even discover the invention that alerts one to a nuclear air strike and protects one’s cat flap—at the same time!

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Which famous brand was known as the Mae West? Why did the “Got Milk?” ads offend the Spanish? What on earth is a face bra? The Ideas Companion has all the answers and so many more. You’ll even discover the invention that alerts one to a nuclear air strike and protects one’s cat flap—at the same time!

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Ever wonder what happens to the 36,000 tennis balls used at the annual Wimbledon championships? Or what was on the menu at Henry IV’s coronation? Would you like to know how to master the Japanese art of packing a rucksack? Or how to say hello in 20 different languages? These delightfully eclectic, exceedingly collectable volumes are bursting with useful trivia and quirky facts to amuse and amaze. Pleasingly designed, eminently browsable, downright addictive.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781861058355
Publisher:
Anova Books
Publication date:
10/28/2005
Series:
A Think Book
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.69(d)

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