The Guinness World Records 2013 eBook features thousands of brand new inspirational achievements and exclusive pictures chronicling Guinness World Records from all over the world! With more than 4,000 records and over a dozen chapters Guinness World Records 2013 is the must-have eBook of the year for aspiring record-breakers of all ages. From Wacky Vehicles and Animalympics to special pages devoted to a world tour of superlatives and an exploration of the extremes of record-breaking, Guinness World Records 2013 is fully designed and brings to you the world of record-breaking like you've never seen before!
Guinness World Records 2013 The Bonus Chapter features all new exclusive pages that you will not find in our annual book. Featuring additional content in the form of photographs and record-breaking facts, The Bonus Chapter also provides a behind-the-scenes look at Guinness World Records. The Bonus Chapter is available exclusively as a richly designed eBook and includes our Top 10 Claimants, a 'Day in the Life of an Adjudicator' as well as a special section on the Olympics and a quiz to test your superlative knowledge. A perfect accompaniment to Guinness World Records 2013, The Bonus Chapter is for all those fans who want to learn even more about the ultimate authority on record-breaking.
Technology & Engineering by Guinness World Records
Welcome to The Engineering Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. What makes humans great? Many would say that it is our ability to use ideas and tools to transform and enhance our own environment. In The Engineering Chapter we celebrate our uniqueness by visiting some of the greatest buildings and observing our most incredible feats of engineering. From the tallest buildings to the strangest vehicles, this chapter is packed full of things that push the boundaries of our creativity. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
Welcome to The Universe Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. Take a journey into the sun, and find out what it's like to live in space. Come with us as we unveil some of the wonders of the universe on a record-breaking journey through the most fascinating facts about our planet and beyond. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
Welcome to The Adventure Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. This is the record-breaking home of the world's greatest adventurers - impressive heroes who explore the most extreme parts of the world and undertake epic journeys under the most gruelling conditions to test the limits of mind and body. Circumnavigate the world, climb the highest mountains, then maybe take a world tour of your own, following our itinerary that takes in the most amazing records each continent has to offer. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
Welcome to The Science Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. Have you ever wondered whether the technology you see in sci-fi films is actually possible, or what the next frontier of scientific breakthrough will be? Which household item is related to the Large Hadron Collider? And how far have people progressed with connecting machines to biological nervous systems? Discover the answers to these questions and many more, as you immerse yourself in the world of record-breaking at the very cutting edge of science. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
Welcome to The Society Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. In this section we reveal the most impressive achievements from populations around the globe. From soaring skyscraper cities to world leaders and the powerful influence of social media, learn some of the superlative things about the cultures and interactions of the planet's most successful primate. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
Juvenile Nonfiction by Guinness World Records Ltd.
Publisher: Ravensburger Buchverlag Otto Maier GmbH
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
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Welcome to this sample ebook chapter of the Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition, readable on all devices but specifically formatted to be read on most smartphones! These selected features have been specifically designed for all ereading devices to give you a flavor of the full action-packed Gamer's Edition 2013 available now in physical and ebook forms. The Gamer's Edition is the ultimate guide to videogames, packed full of the most up-to-date news, achievements and developments in the gaming world, illustrated with the best and most exciting imagery from this year's top titles. Complete with fascinating facts, figures and features on the most popular games, the latest edition also includes gameplay tips and hints, retro facts from classic games, and your favorite characters battling it out against each other in our new "Vs" feature. One of the features we've included here brings you the results of our readers' poll of the most visually stunning videogame graphics ever. As game graphics become ever more stylized, fast-moving and impressive, we guide you through a visual feast of the 50 titles you ranked as the very greatest. To participate in the poll for next year's book, please visit www.guinnessworldrecords.com/gamers. We'd love to hear from you, and you could win yourself a prize!
Welcome to The Animals Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. From surfing dogs to massive donkeys, find out about the largest, smallest, longest-lived and the oddest animals with this compendium of records encompassing the wonderful variety of life on Planet Earth. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
Welcome to The Entertainment Chapter ebook, an excerpt from Guinness World Records 2013. Acting, music and videogames - The Entertainment Chapter contains all of these and more. Find out who the world's most famous person is, and browse our essential guide to comic book superlatives. Whether you're a movie nut, a hard core gamer or you go gaga for Lady Gaga, this chapter offers everything you need to know about the entertainment industry. Contains brand new records, astonishing pictures and exciting new design features.
Welcome to the brand new Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition! Now in its sixth edition, this year's book is completely updated with incredible new records and the very best images from this year's most amazing titles. There are exciting news stories and fascinating nuggets of trivia detailing recent and upcoming developments in the world of gaming, along with Top Ten charts ranking the most impressive scores of the very best gaming achievements. Discover a dazzling array of essential facts and figures about record-breaking videogames and the highest-scoring players. You can also try our entertaining quiz to test just how much you know about the games you love. Other new features include the "Vs" face-off, in which game characters battle one another. There's also "Flashback", bringing you insights from gaming in days gone by. Get to know gaming better with our "How to spot this genre" box, and improve your own playing skills by following our "Power Up!" tips and hints. "Wow" will surprise you with remarkable gaming facts, and get "One Up" on other gamers with this dazzling trivia feature. There are also gaming recommendations, number-based facts, and stunning-looking features about zombies, female gaming icons and game-related movies. Guinness World Records Gamer's 2013 is the ultimate videogame guide!
In this special diamond anniversary book, we share 60 of the most iconic, heart-warming and world-changing records, year by year from 1955 to today. Illustrated with stunning photography, these records show how Guinness World Records is a mirror to the evolving world around us. From the first man in space to the longest fingernails, there’s something for everyone in this trip down record-breaking memory lane.
The Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition is the ultimate and complete guide to videogames. The brand new 2013 Edition is packed full of the most up-to-date news, achievements and developments in the gaming world, illustrated with the best and most exciting imagery from this year's top titles. Complete with fascinating facts and figures and full features on the most popular games, the 2013 edition also includes gameplay tips and hints, retro facts from classic games and the results of our reader's poll on the top 50 most visually stunning games. Videogame characters battle against each other within the pages of the book with our new Face-off feature, while an interactive story feature and a videogaming quiz offer readers a unique way to interact with the book.
Guinness World Records 2014 brings together thousands of the planet's most awe-inspiring people, pets and products, including new record-holders such as a skateboarding goat, a 15-meter-long robot dragon, the world's furriest cat and a king-size drumkit that needs five people to play it! Packed to bursting with new and updated achievements, Guinness World Records 2014 features an all-new design and more images than we've ever had before - including over 100 all-new original photographs you won't find anywhere else. New topics this year include Superheroes, Venom, and Social Networking, and feature chapters on the Circus and Dynamic Earth round off our most exciting and explosive edition yet. And finally, jumping off the page this year are even more Officially Amazing Augmented Reality features. Just download the free app to your phone or tablet device and look for the "See-It-3D" icons scattered throughout the book.
Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition 2013 is the complete guide to all things gaming. Check out the latest videogame news and achievements, see top characters face-off against each other and meet the newest gaming record-breakers, all illustrated with the best images from the year's top titles.