"Takes a look at the biggest, the smallest, the highest, the lowest, the fastest, the slowest and many other facts, figures, records and measurements from both the natural world and the various fields of human achievement. This book covers various topics, from science and engineering to sport, history, nature, exploration and space travel"--Publisher's description.
A history of the Grammys celebrates the award but criticizes its conservative voting committee, which has omitted such greats as the Rolling Stones and Bruce Springsteen but has lauded Glen Campbell, Toto, Christopher Cross, and Milli Vanilli.
Running Times magazine explores training, from the perspective of top athletes, coaches and scientists; rates and profiles elite runners; and provides stories and commentary reflecting the dedicated runner's worldview.
"Can we learn to better love God and serve our fellow man by apusing to contemplate everyday events? Perhaps there are lessons in each episode of our lives--golden nuggets of truth that can be mined ..."--Jacket.
The Congressional Record is the official record of the proceedings and debates of the United States Congress. It is published daily when Congress is in session. The Congressional Record began publication in 1873. Debates for sessions prior to 1873 are recorded in The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States (1789-1824), the Register of Debates in Congress (1824-1837), and the Congressional Globe (1833-1873)