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What books provide a list of funny or interesting facts?

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"The Greatest Story Never Told: 100 Tales from History to Astonish, Bewilder, Stupefy," "Book of Secrets" and "The Encyclopedia of Things that Never Were: Creatures, Places, and People" are books that provide funny or interesting facts. "An Incomplete Education: 3,684 Things You Should Have Learned but Probably Didn't" is another book with funny or interesting facts.

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"The Greatest Story Never Told: 100 Tales from History to Astonish, Bewilder, and Stupefy" was written by Rick Beyer. It includes facts about over 2,000 years of history, including how the Pilgrims landed on Plymouth Rock because they ran out of beer and three cigars changed the course of the Civil War.

"Book of Secrets" was written by Thomas Eaton. The book reveals many secrets, including government cover-ups, marketing tips, pop-cultural and historical curiosities and Colonel Sanders' recipe. It also reveals practical secrets, such as how to get a flight upgrade and how to speak in public.

"The Encyclopedia of Things that Never Were: Creatures, Places, and People" was written by Robert Ingpen. It references every fantasy and myth from around the world. The book analyzes the imagined powers and creatures from cultural, historical, sociological and artistic points of view.

"An Incomplete Education: 3,684 Things You Should Have Learned but Probably Didn't" was written by William Wilson. It is a reference book that covers world history, political science, psychology, religion and literature.

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