Stuff You Missed in History Class: A Guide to History's Biggest Myths, Mysteries, and Marvels [NOOK Book]

Overview

In this exciting, interactive eBook, the minds behind HowStuffWorks.com's top-rated podcast Stuff You Missed in History Class bring you the real scoop on history's biggest myths, mysteries, and marvels. Discover history as you never knew it.

For years, the hosts of Stuff You Missed in History Class, the popular podcast from Discovery's award-winning website HowStuffWorks.com, have been giving listeners front-row seats to some of the most astonishing and amazing stories the human...

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Stuff You Missed in History Class: A Guide to History's Biggest Myths, Mysteries, and Marvels

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Overview

In this exciting, interactive eBook, the minds behind HowStuffWorks.com's top-rated podcast Stuff You Missed in History Class bring you the real scoop on history's biggest myths, mysteries, and marvels. Discover history as you never knew it.

For years, the hosts of Stuff You Missed in History Class, the popular podcast from Discovery's award-winning website HowStuffWorks.com, have been giving listeners front-row seats to some of the most astonishing and amazing stories the human record has to offer. Now, tens of millions of downloads later, they present the ultimate crash course in world history.

Featuring the best of the podcast, this engaging eBook explores the coolest and craziest scandals, myths, lies, and crimes your history teachers never wanted you to know. Discover:

•How medieval torture devices really worked

•Whether the CIA tested LSD on unsuspecting Americans

•How ninja work—the real Assassin's Creed

•Which culture invented both pasta and hang gliders (Hint: It's not the Italians!)

•And more!

Packed with trivia tidbits, and more, this dynamic eBook from the experts at HowStuffWorks.com invites you to come along for the adventure and stay for the education. You haven't met history like this before.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781402288432
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/4/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 651,338
  • File size: 14 MB
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  • Posted July 3, 2013

    CAN'T READ IT ON GOOGLE NEXUS

    WILL NOT OPEN ON THE GOOGLE NEXUS. MIGHT BE A GOOD BOOK, BUT I'LL NEVER KNOW!!

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    Posted August 9, 2013

    Interestung

    Interesting bits of history in a book that includes pictures and quizzes

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