Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks

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Product Details

Price
$18.00  $16.74
Publisher
Scribner Book Company
Publish Date
Pages
304
Dimensions
5.9 X 8.9 X 0.9 inches | 0.7 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781439167182

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About the Author

Ken Jennings is the New York Times bestselling author of Brainiac, Maphead, Because I Said So!, and Planet Funny. In 2020, he won the "Greatest of All Time" title on the quiz show Jeopardy! and in 2022, he succeeded Alex Trebek as a host of the show. He is living in Seattle during his mortal sojourn, but his posthumous whereabouts are still to be determined.

Reviews

"Jennings is a very witty, insightful writer and has written an entertaining and educational book about maps and the geeks who obsess over them." --Pauline Frommer, travel writer and founding editor of Frommers.com
"It's a fun read that's not just for wonks." --The Salt Lake Tribune
"[A] spirited layman's history of cartography." ---Harpers