The United States of Awesome
Fun, Fascinating, and Bizarre Trivia About the Greatest Country in the UniverseeBook - 2012
AMAZING TRUE FACTSFrom the Mayflower landing on Plymouth Rock to Apollo 11' s touchdown on the moon, America has been nothing but the effing coolest country ever. This book is packed with fun facts, curious trivia and wacky revelations about the land of the free, including: In the midst of the Civil War, 10,000 Confederate soldiers had a snowball fightTar Heels vs. Georgians. Washington's four dogs were named Drunkard, Taster, Tipler and Tipsy. Unlike melodramatic Hollywood versions, the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral lasted just 30 seconds. The incredibly unlucky son of Abe Lincoln witnessed th.
Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Ulysses, ©2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (271 pages)