The Encyclopedia of Wit, Humor and Wisdom: The Big Book of Little Anecdotes

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Whenever you need an amusing story to hold attention, drive home a point in speech making, to enliven conversation, or to read just for fun, the more than 4,100 peppery, bubbling stories in The Encyclopedia of Wit, Humor, and Wisdom will satisfy every demand.

The stories are arranged alphabetically under subject. The index and cross-index make it possible to locate the right story quickly. The range of The Encyclopedia of Wit, Humor, and Wisdom is far and wide. The stories are ...

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The Encyclopedia of Wit, Humor, and Wisdom: The Big Book of Little Anecdotes

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Overview

Whenever you need an amusing story to hold attention, drive home a point in speech making, to enliven conversation, or to read just for fun, the more than 4,100 peppery, bubbling stories in The Encyclopedia of Wit, Humor, and Wisdom will satisfy every demand.

The stories are arranged alphabetically under subject. The index and cross-index make it possible to locate the right story quickly. The range of The Encyclopedia of Wit, Humor, and Wisdom is far and wide. The stories are about people in all walks of life. All of them are wholesome and clean. And what’s more, you will want to remember and retell these stories. Drawn from the vagaries, the foibles, and the peculiarities of human nature, they provide countless chuckles from many different locales.

The Encyclopedia of Wit, Humor and Wisdom is indispensable for public speakers, toastmasters, lawyers, ministers, educators, writers, salesmen, and those who love a good laugh.

Author Biography: Ken Alley has been a chiropractor for 26 years, and a "Preacher’s Kid" for 49. His upbringing seeded two books of true humor, Awkward Christian Soldiers: Comic Relief From the Back Pew and Microwave the Boat Ashore: Comic Relief From Everyday Life. Alley enjoys publishing and marketing books that make people chuckle: "Life’s too short not to laugh!"

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  • ISBN-13: 9780595096985
  • Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/28/2000
  • Pages: 580
  • Sales rank: 1,385,969
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.29 (d)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 12, 2000

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    It's the fun I grew up with. I call it the Norman Rockwell of humor.

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