The Mental Floss History of the World
By Eric Sass
New York: Collins Publishing, 2008, 416 pgs, Nonfiction
The authors of this entertaining book take you on a wild ride through 60,000 worth of world history. Not like any textbook you've ever read. At times hilarious, other times bizarre, but never boring. You will come away from reading this book with a head full of knowledge that you'll remember a lot longer than what you learned in school.