The World's Worsts: A Compendium of the Most Ridiculous Feats, Facts, & Fools of All Time (Hardcover)

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The World's Worsts: A Compendium of the Most Ridiculous Feats, Facts, & Fools of All Time (Hardcover)

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A hilarious collection of the lowest of the lows – from the worst generals to the dumbest dogs, the shortest Hollywood marriages to the most dangerous golf courses.

The World's Worsts is the latest compendium of quirky information and vamped–up trivia from Pop Culture guru Les Krantz. This entertaining and utterly addictive reference taps into the dark side of human nature and the less–than–stellar and perhaps best forgotten moments in history.

Drew Barrymore makes the Top–10 Shortest Celebrity Marriage list TWICE!

#4 Drew Barrymore and Jeremy Thomas – 19 days

#7 Drew Barrymore and Tom Green – 5 months

Worst Military Leaders

#2 Philip VI of France (1293–1350)

Lost 4000 (one–third of his force) to a mere 100 English soldiers in the Battle of Crécy

The World's Dumbest Dogs

#1 Afghan Hound

#7 Beagle

A recognized sports authority, Les Krantz has worked for the Chicago Tribune, Chicago magazine, Esquire, Ski, and Gold. He is the author of many sports books, including Dark Horses and Underdogs, Reel Baseball, and Not Till the Fat lady Sings.

Product Details ISBN: 9780060776527
ISBN-10: 0060776528
Publisher: Harper
Publication Date: May 3rd, 2005
Pages: 288
Language: English