Sizesaurus

Sizesaurus

by Stephen Strauss
     
 

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Utilizing essays, ephemera, thousands of definitions and examples, charts, scales, and illustrations, this informative and entertaining guide sizes up the world and reveals it in new and astonishing ways. From measuring the world in Big Maws to gauging government waste via a "porkometric" system, this is engaging popular science. Web site promo.

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Utilizing essays, ephemera, thousands of definitions and examples, charts, scales, and illustrations, this informative and entertaining guide sizes up the world and reveals it in new and astonishing ways. From measuring the world in Big Maws to gauging government waste via a "porkometric" system, this is engaging popular science. Web site promo.

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ISBN-13:
9780380728497
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
02/28/1997
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.24(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.56(d)

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