WorldCat Identities

Tibballs, Geoff

Overview
Works: 252 works in 571 publications in 6 languages and 16,066 library holdings
Genres: Trivia and miscellanea  Juvenile works  History  Humor  Anecdotes  Catalogs  Reference works  Literature  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, led
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Geoff Tibballs
Ripley's believe it or not! : enter if you dare! by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of bizarre facts, stories, and photographs featuring strange creatures, places, sports, body oddities, foods, artwork, feats, and adventures around the world
The Titanic : the extraordinary story of the "unsinkable" ship by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On its launch at the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast, the Titanic awed the world. It was a magnificent engineering achievement in a golden age of shipbuilding. Its lavish extravagance and sheer record-breaking size had the White Star Line's rivals dashing back to their drawing boards. The Titanic attracted the rich and famous and with them the entire world's attention. But its sinking and the loss of over 1,500 lives have made its name synonymous with tragedy, the ship itself now representing poor judgement, bad planning, and gross negligence
Ripley's believe it or not! by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compendium of incredible and bizarre facts, stories, interviews and features. Includes a dramatic eight-page gatefold section presenting Ripley's first ever Odditorium at the Chicago World's Fair, 1933-1934; a selection of choice memorabilia; informative boxes giving the scientific explanation behind some of the most incredible tales in the book; a section on the Olympic games, past and present; black and white Ripley archive photographs; and miscellaneous lists
Ripley's believe it or not! : expect-- the unexpected by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An encyclopedia of oddities features unexpected and unimaginable people, places, and creatures from around the world
Eye-popping oddities by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An encyclopedia of oddities features unexpected and unimaginable people, places, and creatures from around the world
Ripley's believe it or not!--the remarkable revealed by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and German and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of bizarre facts, stories, interviews, and features from Ripley's believe it or not
Ripley's believe it or not! by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"And even more all-true weirdness"--Page 4 of cover
Voices from the Titanic by Geoff Tibballs( )

10 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A graphic, first-hand story of the maiden voyage and disastrous sinking of the RMS Titanic, told by the survivors themselves. Included are official records, press reports, and investigations into what went wrong that night
Ripley's Believe It or Not! by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A full-color roller-coaster ride of a book combines shocking photography with unbelievable facts, amazing stories, incredible animals and bizarre humans from around the world
Ripley's believe it or not! : prepare to be shocked! by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of oddities that are sure to shock the reader
Ripley's believe it or not! : shatter your senses! by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ripley's Believe It or Not! Shatter Your Senses! is filled with thousands of strange stories, bizarre feats, and hair-raising oddities from around the world. Discover the sport of underwater ice hockey or marvel at the flower that bloomed in space--it's all weird and all true! Bursting with vibrant and eye-catching photos, as well as submissions from our dedicated readers, this book is a must-have for every Ripley's fan
Ripley's believe it or not! by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This all new 6th title in the best selling Ripleys Believe It or Not! annual series, is a compendium of incredible bizarre facts, stories, interviews and features all presented in a stunning bright new design
Ripley's believe it or not! : a century of strange! by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

4 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published to coincide with its 100th anniversary, a compilation of new facts, features, and photographs from around the world ranges from strange stories to bizarre feats
Tsunami : the world's most terrifying natural disaster by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the events surrounding the Indian Ocean Tsunami in 2004
The seniors' survival guide : new tricks for old dogs by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With the help of 'The Seniors' Survival Guide' -- in handy non-downloadable format -- you will breeze through all the buzzing and whirring, surf merrily on that internet thingy, become an expert eBay auctioneer, save the world from the modern menace that is global warming, programmer your washing machine and DVD player, converse with local youths in their own lingo and, most impressively of all, learn how to get through to a real human being at the end of a telephone helpline"--Page 2 of cover
The Olympics' strangest moments : extraordinary but true tales from the history of the Olympic Games by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The most bizarre, controversial, heroic, and unlucky stories from more than 100 years of Olympic events, now updated with strange stories from Beijing 2008 and the run up to London 2012"--Publisher
The mammoth book of jokes( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even bigger and better than ever, "The Mammoth Book of Jokes" is the ultimate joke book, now revised and expanded to over 7500 entries. This endlessly entertaining collection covers everything funny, from birthdays and dogs to mothers-in-law and war, from the tasteful to the tasteless. "The Mammoth Book of Jokes" also includes hilarious epigrams, limericks, misprints and howlers, shaggy dog stories, politically incorrect jokes, toasts, pick-up lines, and put-downs. Extra new material for this bumper edition includes favorite celebrity jokes -- specially chosen by the likes of Bill Clinton, Gordon Ramsay, Dustin Hoffman and Tony Blair -- as well as no fewer than 2000 brand new ones
Sports by Geoff Tibballs( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains information about, illustrations of, and statistics and records pertaining to sports, sporting events, and athletes, discussing basketball, body building, skydiving, running, and more
Are you being served? : the inside story of Britain's funniest--and Public Television's favorite--comedy series by Adrian Rigelsford( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Traces the history of the popular British comedy series, and offers plot summaries for all 69 episodes." -- Amazon.com
Ripley's belive it or not! : 100 best BIONS, believe it or not stories by James Proud( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An encyclopedia of oddities features unexpected and unimaginable people, places, and creatures from around the world
 
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Ripley's believe it or not! : enter if you dare!
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The Titanic : the extraordinary story of the "unsinkable" shipRipley's believe it or not!Ripley's believe it or not! : expect-- the unexpectedRipley's believe it or not!--the remarkable revealedRipley's believe it or not! : prepare to be shocked!Ripley's believe it or not!Tsunami : the world's most terrifying natural disasterThe seniors' survival guide : new tricks for old dogs
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Tibballs, Geoffrey

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