Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Plunges Into History

by JoAnn Padgett (Author)
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Only the trivia gurus at the Bathroom Readers’ Institute could take a dry subject like history and make it so much fun!

Whether you’re a history buff, or you just like reading great stories, you’ll see the past in a whole new light after reading Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader Plunges into History. Uncle John uncovers the truth behind some of history’s most persistent myths, flushes out information you were never taught in school, and gives history fans something they can really digest. Where else could you learn about the 10 most-forgotten people in history, mistakes that led to great discoveries, and how a fish had a hand (er, fin) in beating Napoleon? Uncle John rules the world of information and humor, so get ready to be thoroughly entertained. Read all about…

  • The short history of underwear
  • Odd deaths of famous figures
  • Abe Lincoln, fashion icon
  • The real Lady Godiva
  • Royal inbreeds and promiscuous popes
  • The true story of Braveheart

And much more!

Book details

Publication date
October 01, 2011
Page count
Paper ISBN