Overrated: The 50 Most Overhyped Things In History by Mark JudderyOverrated: The 50 Most Overhyped Things In History by Mark Juddery

Overrated: The 50 Most Overhyped Things In History

byMark Juddery

Paperback | July 6, 2010

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A cantankerous collection of the 50 most overhyped people, places and things in the world

What do horoscopes, hemlock, Star Trek, the Oscars, and sliced bread have in common? They're all overrated-and systematically skewered in this hilariously opinionated takedown of all things overhyped.

Discover the most overrated...
Animal
Movie
Vegetable
Sport
News item
Wonder of the world
Tourist attraction
Way to die

Readers who are in no mood to celebrate Ulysses, doves, baby boomers, the curse of Tutankhamen, and many other icons of culture and lore will delight in this score-settling and take-no-prisoners volume.

Mark Juddery is an Australia-based journalist whose features appear in the Sydney Morning Herald and other major publications.
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Title:Overrated: The 50 Most Overhyped Things In HistoryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 8 × 4.5 × 0.7 inPublished:July 6, 2010Publisher:Penguin Publishing GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:039953590X

ISBN - 13:9780399535901

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