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Powell, Michael 1966-

Overview
Works: 71 works in 101 publications in 2 languages and 2,388 library holdings
Genres: Humor  Popular works  Miscellanea  History  Cross-cultural studies  Juvenile works  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BJ2137, 395.09
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Powell
Behave yourself! : the essential guide to international etiquette by Michael Powell( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers the etiquette of meeting and greeting, conversation, eating and drinking, out and about, dress, gifts, and tips for 45 different countries
Forbidden knowledge college by Michael Powell( )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
101 diseases you don't want to get by Michael Powell( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Curious events in history by Michael Powell( )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here are forty of the most curious events in world history. Though they span the centuries and circle the globe, they share one common trait: all were too peculiar to make it into the standard history books. Read these fascinating accounts and learn about:The craze for consuming powdered mummy to cure all ailmentsThe medieval courtroom advocate who pled the case of plaintiff ratsThe U.S. President who was shot by an assassin but killed by his doctors' earnest efforts to treat himIf you thought you knew all you needed to know about history, this book will show you some truly curious gaps in your knowledge
Express yourself! : the essential guide to international understanding by Michael Powell( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brief history and social codes for travelers to 45 different countries
101 people you won't meet in heaven by Michael Powell( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book has a brief biography for different men and women noted for their evil and violent acts outlining their early influences, what they did that was wrong, body count, and quotes
Lies you learned at school by Michael Powell( )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everyone knows that you shouldn?t believe everything you read in the newspapers, hear on TV, or find on the Internet, but you don?t expect the same advice to apply to what you learned at school. Well, think again, because you can guarantee there?s heaps of stuff in your head that you?ve been taught that just isn?t true, or it if is, has been dumbed down so much as to be just plain wrong. And that?s before you even begin to consider the political bias that may have been added to your schooling. If you don?t believe us, read this book and you?ll discover how much dodgy information you?ve been carrying around in your noodle all these years. ?Two plus two doesn't always equal four ?Henry VIII only had two wives ?Napoleon wasn't French ?Mirrors don't reverse everything ?Cold isn't the opposite of hot ?Clouds are heavy ?Gravity is weak, and there's plenty of it in space ?Ben Franklin's kite wasn't hit by lightning ?Electrons travel slowly ?Nothing in the universe is really unique ?The big bang wasn't big or a bang ?The U.S. isn't a democracy (it's a constitutional republic)
Nestlé Smarties big book of stupid jokes by Michael Powell( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mammoth book of great British humour by Michael Powell( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forbidden knowledge : 101 things not everyone should know how to do by Michael Powell( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Could you use a little more danger in your life? A little more edge? A little more fun? With this book, you get it all. From crashing a wedding to starting a riot, stealing a car to making moonshine, there's nothing you can't learn how to do -- even if you shouldn't
1000 dreams interpreted by Michael Powell( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lowbrow guide to world history by Michael Powell( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Chinese and English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
101 illnesses you don't want to get by Michael Powell( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The accidental gardener how to create your own tranquil haven by Michael Powell( )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Designed for the inept armchair gardener, this title gently guides the reader month by month through the seasons, showing what are weeds and what are not (even if the weeds are pretty), how to dig holes, and how to squish unwanted insects. You too can create a tranquil haven in your own backyard that you'll be too exhausted to appreciate
Forbidden knowledge travel : 101 things not every traveler should know how to do by Michael Powell( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dung : a festering pile of fantastic facts and gross animal antics by Michael Powell( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Smarties Guide to the galaxy by Michael Powell( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How to live with a woman - and stil watch football by Michael Powell( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wedding wit : over 1,000 humorous quotes on tying the knot by Michael Powell( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Good old-fashioned advice : get back to basics with this indispensable collection of old wives' tales, half-truths and old chestnuts by Michael Powell( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Powell, Mike

Bok, Lee.
Tobin, Rob.
Languages
English (38)
Chinese (2)
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