The bestselling Penguin Book of Facts is the most comprehensive and authoritative general factbook available - brought right up to date for this new edition. International in scope and easy to use, it is a goldmine of the latest facts and figures on all major areas of knowledge - from science and technology to sport and culture, to religion and mythology. Amazing value for money for anyone who needs to check facts at work or at home, this is the ultimate one-stop resource.
Ideal for crossword, quiz and trivia addicts, students and browsers
Provides a thematic contents list and over 100 pages of index to help you quickly track down the information you need
Includes contributions from over 250 experts
Illustrated throughout with maps and diagrams
This is an updated edition of The New Penguin Factfinder.