“Full of tasty morsels…A delightful book to arm one for the next dull cocktail party.” (Chicago Tribune)
“Surprising…the essentials of fascinating stories are here.” (Dallas Morning News)
“100 stories you haven’t heard will delight in knowing.…Lively, offbeat and surprising in quick-hit snippets.” (Denver Rocky Mountain News)
“History like you’ve never read it before…Amusing.” (The Tennessean)
About the Author
Rick Beyer is executive producer of the Smash Entertainment Group, which has produced numerous documentary projects for The History Channel®. He lives in Lexington, Massachusetts, with his wife and two children.