The Ultimate Book of Top Ten Lists: A Mind-Boggling Collection of Fun, Fascinating and Bizarre Facts on Movies, Music, Sports, Crime, Celebrities, History, Trivia and More

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Ulysses Press, 3 nov. 2009 - 706 pagini
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BIZARRE STUFF, AMAZING FACTS, ASTONISHING MYSTERIES, NATURAL WONDERS, LITTLE-KNOWN PEOPLE, USEFUL TIPS AND MUCH, MUCH MORE

From crime, movies and music to science, history and literature, this book offers an incredible array of intriguing top-10 lists, including:

*Urban Legends--Debunked
*Influential People Who Never Lived
*Ancient Methods of Execution
*Poisonous Foods We Love to Eat
*Inventions of the Middle Ages
*Gruesome Fairytale Origins
*Secret Societies
*Amazing Film Swordfights
*Bizarre Animal Mating Rituals
*Misconceptions About Evolution
*Tips for Frugal Living
*Fascinating Graveyards You Must See



 

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BIZARRE STUFF
1
Top 10 Unsolved Mysteries
2
Top 10 Urban LegendsDebunked
5
Top 10 Bizarre Medical Anomalies
8
Top 10 Unfortunate or Embarrassing Deaths
12
Top 10 Bizarre Beauty Products
15
Top 10 Macabre Collectibles
18
Top 10 Bizarre Museums
21
Top 10 Great Movies That Were Never Finished
360
Top 10 Errors In Science Fiction Movies
364
Top 10 Most Annoying Sidekicks in Movies
366
Top 10 Movie Sequels You Have Never Heard Of
369
Top 10 Best Nuclear War Movies
372
Top 10 Movies About Italians That Dont Involve the Mafia
374
Top 10 Greatest Film Soundtracks
376
Top 10 Kids Movies Adults Will Love
378

Top 10 Bizarre Things You Can Buy on Amazon com
23
Top 10 Bizarre Relationships
26
Top 10 Bizarre Eating Habits
29
Top 10 Bizarre Patents
32
Top 10 Amazing Coincidences
34
Top 10 Bizarre Mental Disorders
37
Top 10 Bizarre Curses
39
Top 10 Bizarre Surgical Procedures
42
Top 10 Bizarre Fetishes
44
Top 10 Most Haunted Places
47
Top 10 Bizarre Phobias
49
Top 10 Bizarre Traditions
51
Top 10 Truly Bizarre Deaths
53
Top 10 Bizarre DeathRelated Facts
58
Top 10 Bizarre or Frivolous Lawsuits
61
Top 10 Bizarre Afterlife Experiments
64
Top 10 Bizarre Festivals
69
Top 10 Incredibly Eccentric People
72
CRIME
77
Top 10 LesserKnown Serial Killers
78
Top 10 Amazing Execution Survival Stories
80
Top 10 Amazing Prison Escapes
85
Top 10 Gruesome Ancient Methods of Execution
88
Top 10 Unsolved Murders
93
Top 10 Famous Conmen
96
Top 10 Assassins
101
Top 10 LesserKnown Massacres
105
Top 10 Most Wanted Fugitives
111
Top 10 Outlaws of the Wild West
114
Top 10 Modern Methods of Execution
119
FOOD AND DRINK
126
Top 10 Luxury Foods
127
Top 10 Unusual Uses for Beer
130
Top 10 Common Errors Made in Cooking
132
Top 10 Fascinating Food Facts
135
Top 10 Food Myths Debunked
139
Top 10 Unusual Uses for Peanut Butter
142
Top 10 Bizarre Ingredients in Food
145
Top 10 Ways To Save Money on Food
148
Top 10 Poisonous Foods We Love to Eat
151
Top 10 Unusual Cooking Concepts
154
Top 10 Discontinued Sodas
157
Top 10 Cheeses You Should Try
160
Top 10 Odd Superstitions About Food
165
HISTORY AND POLITICS
168
Top 10 Fascinating Facts About Slavery
169
Top 10 Worst Plagues in History
172
Top 10 Myths About the Middle Ages
176
Top 10 Fascinating Secrets Taken to the Grave
180
Top 10 Famous Historic Misquotes
185
Top 10 Things You Didnt Know the Ancients Had
187
Top 10 Common Historical Myths
190
Top 10 Ancient Inventions
194
Top 10 Inventions of the Middle Ages
196
Top 10 Historical Oddities You Dont Know
199
Top 10 Fascinating Buildings Never Built
200
Top 10 Ancient Mysteries
203
Top 10 Great Ancient Chinese Inventions
207
Top 10 GovernmentsinExile
210
Top 10 LesserUsed or Known Forms of Government
213
Top 10 Myths About the Vikings
216
LITERATURE
220
Top 10 Books That Changed the World
221
Top 10 Gruesome Fairy Tale Origins
225
Top 10 Lost Works of Literature
229
Top 10 Shakespeare Misquotes
231
Top 10 Most Disturbing Novels
233
Top 10 Most Controversial Nonfiction Books
235
Top 10 Books That Screwed Up the World
238
Top 10 Great Postapocalyptic Science Fiction Novels
242
Top 10 Science Fiction Book Series
247
Top 10 Literary OneHit Wonders
250
Top 10 Great Alcoholic Writers
252
Top 10 Politically Incorrect Childrens Books
254
Top 10 Common English Language Errors
256
Top 10 Problems in The Da Vinci Code
259
Top 10 Slang Words and Phrases Explained
262
Top 10 Fascinating Fictional Languages
265
Top 10 Memorable Alien Races in Science Fiction
269
MISCELLANEOUS
274
Top 10 Incredible SelfSurgeries
275
Top 10 Historical Monsters
281
Top 10 Accidental Discoveries
283
Top 10 Things That Are Surprisingly Good for You
286
Top 10 Worst Products Ever
290
Top 10 American Icons That Are Not American
293
Top 10 Incredible Real Life Castaway Stories
295
Top 10 Failed Apocalyptic Predictions
300
Top 10 Codes You Arent Meant to Know
304
Top 10 Badass Swords
308
Top 10 Common Misconceptions
312
Top 10 Misconceptions About Common Sayings
315
Top 10 Child Prodigies
318
Top 10 Paranormal Abilities
321
Top 10 Conspiracy Theories
323
Top 10 Secret Societies
325
Top 10 Worst Urban Jobs
331
Top 10 Common Misconceptions About Britain
334
Top 10 Ultimate Rivalries
338
Top 10 Fascinating Skydiving Myths
345
Top 10 Toys Parents Dread
348
Top 10 Most Expensive Toys
351
MOVIES
354
Top 10 Film Misquotes
355
Top 10 James Bond Movies
357
Top 10 Modern BlackandWhite Movies
381
Top 10 Movie Shootouts
383
Top 10 Depictions of Satan in Movies
386
Top 10 Amazing Film Swordfights
388
Top 10 Badass James Bond Villains
391
Top 10 Blatant Examples of Product Placement in Movies
393
Top 10 Mystery or Suspense Movies You Must See
395
Top 10 Badass Druggies in Movies
401
Top 10 Films About Alcoholics
404
Top 10 Film Portrayals of TwentiethCentury Leaders
408
Top 10 Coolest Santas
411
MUSIC
414
Top 10 Bizarre Musical Instruments
415
Top 10 LittleKnown but Influential Musicians
417
Top 10 Child Singers
420
Top 10 Influential Albums That Bombed
423
Top 10 Greatest Fictional Bands
425
Top 10 Influential Beatles Songs
429
Top 10 Most Influential Metal Bands
433
Top 10 Classical OneHit Wonders
435
Top 10 Influential Artists in Electronic Music
438
Top 10 Uncommon Orchestral Instruments
442
NATURE
445
Top 10 Weird and Wonderful Oddities of Nature
446
Top 10 Worst Things in Nature
449
Top 10 Most Disgusting Parasites
452
Top 10 Extinct Creatures That Arent Extinct
456
Top 10 Psychoactive Substances Used in Religious Ceremonies
459
Top 10 Bizarre Animal Mating Rituals
461
Top 10 Animals You Didnt Know Were Venomous
464
Top 10 Incredible Earth Extremes
467
Top 10 Most Deadly Insects
469
Top 10 Amazing Animal Facts
472
Top 10 Fascinating Facts About Spiders
474
Top 10 Common Myths About Cannabis
478
Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Weather Phenomena
481
Top 10 Offensive Odors in Nature
483
Top 10 Amazing Big Cats
485
PEOPLE
489
Top 10 People Who Saved Jews During World War II
490
Top 10 Influential People Who Never Lived
496
Top 10 Lucky Suicide Survivors
499
Top 10 Most Successful Military Commanders
502
Top 10 Men Who Were Really Women
508
Top 10 Sole Survivors of a Plane Crash
513
Top 10 Notable People Who Drowned
519
Top 10 Amazing People Who Cheated Death
524
Top 10 People Rumored to Be Alive After Death
528
Top 10 Most Famous Native Americans
531
Top 10 Amazing True Life Giants
534
Top 10 Extraordinary Twins
537
RELIGION
542
Top 10 Bizarre Biblical Tales
543
Top 10 Astonishing Miracles
547
Top 10 SelfAppointed Messiahs
550
Top 10 Misconceptions About the Bible
553
Top 10 Unusual Patron Saints
555
Top 10 Unusual Mormon Beliefs
559
Top 10 Unique Aspects of Catholicism
560
Top 10 Strange Legends and Images of Saints
565
SCIENCE
569
Top 10 Fascinating Facts That Are Wrong
570
Top 10 Common Medical Myths
573
Top 10 Scientists Killed or Injured by Their Experiments
576
Top 10 Scientists Who Committed Suicide
579
Top 10 Debunked Scientific Beliefs of the Past
583
Top 10 Common Dreams and Their Meanings
587
Top 10 Signs of Evolution in Modern Man
590
Top 10 Old Wives Tales Debunked
593
Top 10 Strange Phenomena of the Mind
596
Top 10 Misconceptions About Evolution
599
Top 10 Amazing Facts About Dreams
601
Top 10 Cool Facts About Space
604
Top 10 Ridiculously Common Science Myths
607
Top 10 Recent Scientifically Solved Mysteries 610 15 Top 10 Loudest Noises
615
Top 10 People Immortalized in Products
617
Top 10 Programs That Changed the Face of Computing
621
Top 10 Weapons That Could Have Lost the Allies the War
625
Top 10 Fabulous Night Sky Objects Seen Through Binoculars
630
TIPS FOR LIFE
634
Top 10 Tips to Commit the Perfect Crime
635
Top 10 Prison Survival Tips
637
Top 10 Tips for Outrunning the Cops
640
Top 10 Tips for Flying Under the Radar
644
Top 10 Tips for Getting a Flight Upgrade
646
Top 10 Tips for Sounding Smarter Than You Are
648
Top 10 Tips for Winning an Argument
651
Top 10 Tips for Improving Your Cooking
654
Top 10 Tips for SelfImprovement
657
Top 10 Tips for Your First Ballet or Opera
660
Top 10 Stain Removal Tips
666
Top 10 Tips for Frugal Living
667
Top 10 Tips to Prepare For Another Depression
669
Top 10 Tips for Surviving the Streets
672
Top 10 Most Returned Gifts
675
TRAVEL
678
Top 10 Most Amazing Streets in the World
679
Top 10 Mythical Places You Want to Live In
682
Top 10 Fascinating Graveyards You Must See
684
Top 10 Differences Between Europe and America
689
Top 10 Underrated International Destinations
694
Top 10 Interesting Abandoned Places
696
Top 10 Amazing Latin American Vacations
701
ABOUT THE EDITOR
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