From the fortuitous discovery of the Dead Sea scrolls, to the savvy invention of Vaseline at an American oil rig, Atlas of the Unexpected uncovers the most astounding and bizarre discoveries which have been unearthed on our planet. Spanning centuries and reaching all around the globe, each entry provides key information, wittily observed, and is accompanied by specially-drawn maps that illuminate the geographical oddities of each discovery.

ISBN: 9781781317167
Author: Elborough, Travis
Publication date: 24/10/2018
Format: Hardback
Pages: 208
Dimension: 259mm X 185mm