Trivia!

Presidential Trivia: The Feats, Fates, Families, Foibles, and Firsts of Our American Presidents Revised Updated from the beloved Richard Lederer comes another kind trivia book—Presidential Trivia. In it you’ll find all detailsabout lives United States presidents. It answers such questions as: Who was first president to be assassinated? born an citizen? impeached? also less important but certainly interesting our fattest president? tallest? played golf? poker?

Illustrated throughout by the well-known Catholic artist and cartoonist John Ryan (inventor of Captain Pugwash), Trivia sets itself to reclaim hidden history Catholicism in Britain. Many common words expressions, place names, pub signs, diseases customs betray deep influence Church on our national consciousness, despite every attempt root it out. Not without a gleam eye, Mark Elvins reveals origins saluting quarter deck kissing papal toe, Charing Cross Covent Garden, kicking bucket going dole. From sublime ridiculous, he collects treasury information with multitude uses, for conversationalist or student history, devout, undevout quiz-show host. There is joy about being – this informative book joyful fascinating celebration sayings quirks derived from Faith.

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