By Janice Beck Stock
Amazing Iowa bargains an extraordinary glimpse into strange and infrequently extraordinary humans and occasions in Iowa's heritage. studying just like the Hawkeye State's personal Ripley's® think It or Not, this ebook explores 1000s of really good tales, evidence, and tidbits of human curiosity. It includes pictures, quizzes, trivialities, tales, recipes, lists, tune lyrics, and extra. inside those pages, you will find:
- Eddie Rickenbacker, who raced automobiles with a bat's middle tied to his center finger.
- The world's most sensible marinade for Iowa red meat chops.
- Jesse James's first teach theft, the 1st ever tried on a relocating train.
- Lyrics of the "Iowa Corn Song".
- The longest beard size ever recorded.
- Heroes of the previous (TV's first Superman was once born in Iowa).
- Heroes of the long run (Captain James T. Kirk should be born in Iowa).
- Ellen Church of Cresco, the 1st airline stewardess within the country.
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Amazing Iowa (Tales of the Supernatural) by Janice Beck Stock