Bartlett's Book of Anecdotes by Clifton Fadiman,Andre Bernard

By Clifton Fadiman,Andre Bernard

the last word anthology of anecdotes, now revised with over seven-hundred new entries - vital reference for each own library. From Hank Aaron to King Zog, Mao Tse-Tung to Madonna, Bartlett's publication of Anecdotes is the easiest resource of anecdotes out there. that includes greater than 2,000 humans from world wide, prior & current, in all fields, those brief anecdotes supply impressive perception into the human personality. starting from the funny to the tearful, they span classical background, fresh politics, sleek technological know-how & the humanities. Bartlett's publication of Anecdotes is a gold mine for somebody who supplies speeches, is doing learn, or just loves to browse. As a casual travel of heritage & human nature at its such a lot enjoyable & instructive, this is often bound to be a perennial favourite for years to come.

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