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Wallechinsky, David 1948-

Overview
Works: 136 works in 457 publications in 4 languages and 20,488 library holdings
Genres: History  Records (Sports)  Miscellanea  Forecasts  Case studies  Anecdotes  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor
Classifications: AG106, 031.02
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Most widely held works by David Wallechinsky
The complete book of the Olympics by David Wallechinsky( Book )

66 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and Romanian and held by 3,861 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 )

22 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,486 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 )

44 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 1,585 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 )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,279 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 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The People's almanac presents the book of lists #3 by Amy Wallace( Book )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What really happened to the class of '65 by Michael Medved( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and Spanish and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive guide to the summer Olympics recalls every contest from the initiation of the event in 1896 through the upcoming events scheduled for 2004, featuring information on records, medals, and individual athletic performance
The People's almanac presents the Book of predictions by David Wallechinsky( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 811 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 )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 776 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 People's almanac #3 by David Wallechinsky( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 745 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 knowledgebook : everything you need to know to get by in the 21st century( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 739 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 )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Significa by Irving Wallace( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 415 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 new book of lists : the original compendium of curious information by David Wallechinsky( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Book of lists by David Wallechinsky( Book )

23 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For nearly three decades, David Wallechinsky and Amy Wallace have been researching curious facts, unusual statistics and the incredible stories behind them. In this up-to-date edition they cement the book's reputation as seriously addictive, undeniably entertaining and the authority on great sausage events! Previous ed.: 2004
The book of Olympic lists by David Wallechinsky( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 237 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
The People's almanac [no.] 3 by David Wallechinsky( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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
Alternative Names
David Wallechinsky American sportswriter

Wallace, David

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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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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 centuryThe people's almanac presents the twentieth century : history with the boring parts left outTyrants : the world's 20 worst living dictatorsThe new book of lists : the original compendium of curious informationThe Book of lists