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A is for Armageddon Richard Horne

A is for Armageddon By Richard Horne

A is for Armageddon by Richard Horne


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A guide to disaster - from the rise of the "Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse", animal zoonosis and erupting super volcanoes to animal flatulence, obesity and World War III, from economic collapse and the gulf stream collapse, to genetic modification and the collapse of causality.

A is for Armageddon Summary

A is for Armageddon by Richard Horne

Doomsday. Judgement Day. Day of Reckoning. Apocalypse...As the man with the sandwich board says, 'The end of the world is nigh'. Whether it be an Act of God, a natural event, or as the result of a man made disaster, never has the threat of annihilation been more pressing than right now. "A is for Armageddon" is a brilliantly funny, thoroughly factual and stunningly illustrated guide to disaster - from the rise of the "Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse", animal zoonosis and erupting super volcanoes to animal flatulence, obesity and World War III, from economic collapse and the gulf stream collapse, to genetic modification and the collapse of causality - accompanied by a critical time line for when we might expect to die - now, soon, later, or too late...it's already started. A veritable panoply of impending doom, this catalogue of disasters will inform and delight in equal measure. Just don't read it before bedtime.

About Richard Horne

Richard Horne is a graphic designer and artist. He lives in East London. His bestselling books include 101 Things to Do Before You Die, 101 Things to Do Before You're Old and Boring and 101 Things You Need to Know and Some You Don't which have been published in 16 languages worldwide. 'He illustrated The Dangerous Book for Boys and Al Murray's The Pub Landlord's Book of British Common Sense. He also designed and illustrated the covers for J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter School Books for Comic Relief, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and Quidditch Through the Ages.

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GOR010599819
9780224086196
0224086197
A is for Armageddon by Richard Horne
Used - Like New
Hardback
Vintage Publishing
2009-09-03
272
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Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins

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