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Wallechinsky, David 1948-

Overview
Works: 142 works in 531 publications in 5 languages and 19,681 library holdings
Genres: History  Records (Sports)  Handbooks and manuals  Miscellanea  Forecasts  Case studies  Anecdotes  Biographies  Biography  Legislative hearings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Wallechinsky
The complete book of the Olympics by David Wallechinsky( Book )

77 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the final standings in every event ever contested in the modern Olympics through 1980, with complete team rosters, and includes many anecdotes and interesting facts such as the age of the youngest Olympic competitor
The People's almanac presents the book of lists by David Wallechinsky( Book )

30 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in English and held by 2,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thousands of facts are presented in lists grouped under such headings as "What's in a Name," "America the Beautiful," "Crime and Punishment," "Arty Facts," "From Head to Toe," "The Sporting Life," and "Coming Attractions."
The complete book of the Winter Olympics by David Wallechinsky( Book )

51 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a compendium of statistics, stories, and images that span the history of the Winter Olympics
The People's almanac by David Wallechinsky( Book )

12 editions published between 1975 and 1982 in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A books of facts and figures on a variety of subjects, including the United States, world history, people, health, war, disasters, the arts, science and technology, honors, religion, and the curious
The People's almanac #2( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The People's almanac #3 by David Wallechinsky( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reference book designed to be read for information and entertainment with special articles and entries on out-ofthe-way topics
The People's almanac presents the book of lists #3 by Amy Wallace( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete book of the Summer Olympics by David Wallechinsky( Book )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains records, statistics, medal standings, and anecdotes from throughout the history of summer Olympics, listing the top eight finishers in every event from 1896 to 2000, describing the rules and scoring of every event included in the 2004 Athens games, and including more than two hundred photographs, as well as essays on issues such as Olympic corruption, terrorism, and doping
What really happened to the class of '65 by Michael Medved( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The People's almanac presents the Book of predictions by David Wallechinsky( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The People's almanac presents the twentieth century : the definitive compendium of astonishing events, amazing people, and strange-but-true facts by David Wallechinsky( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at notable people and events of the twentieth century, exploring such topics as crime, war, animals, movies, technology, religion, and sports. Includes a section of quotations arranged by subject
The knowledgebook : everything you need to know to get by in the 21st century( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive, visual reference, enhanced by two thousand photographs and illustrations, provides information on all major fields of knowledge and includes timelines, sidebars, cross-references, and other useful features
Midterm report : the class of '65 : chronicles of an American generation by David Wallechinsky( Book )

6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Significa by Irving Wallace( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The people's almanac presents the twentieth century : history with the boring parts left out by David Wallechinsky( Book )

9 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the events of the 20th century
Tyrants : the world's 20 worst living dictators by David Wallechinsky( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles twenty of the world's worst dictators, all whom are currently in power, with information on their crimes, strange personalities, mysterious backgrounds, government structure, and allies
The intimate sex lives of famous people by Irving Wallace( )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve new entries enhance this classic illustrated historical romp
The Book of lists by David Wallechinsky( Book )

32 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thousands of facts are presented in lists grouped under such headings as "What's in a Name," "America the Beautiful," "Crime and Punishment," "Arty Facts," "From Head to Toe," "The Sporting Life," and "Coming Attractions."
The new book of lists : the original compendium of curious information by David Wallechinsky( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of Olympic lists by David Wallechinsky( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features more than 150 unexpected Olympic trivia lists, including the eight slowest Olympic competitors, the 12 strangest sports ever contested and the six most spectacular collisions and falls
 
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The People's almanac presents the twentieth century : the definitive compendium of astonishing events, amazing people, and strange-but-true facts
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The People's almanac presents the book of listsThe complete book of the Winter OlympicsThe complete book of the Summer OlympicsThe People's almanac presents the twentieth century : the definitive compendium of astonishing events, amazing people, and strange-but-true factsThe knowledgebook : everything you need to know to get by in the 21st centuryMidterm report : the class of '65 : chronicles of an American generationThe people's almanac presents the twentieth century : history with the boring parts left outTyrants : the world's 20 worst living dictators
Alternative Names
David Wallechinsky American sportswriter

David Wallechinsky Amerikaans schrijver

Wallace, David

Wallace, David 1948 Feb. 5-

Wallace, David 1948 February 5-

Wallechinski, David 1948-

Wallechinsky, David

ワルチンスキー, デヴィッド

ワルチンスキー, デビッド

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