By The One Show
The reputable better half to the BBC’s hit journal express, The One exhibit booklet of precise Tales is a compilation of the quirkiest, strangest, such a lot random and so much attention-grabbing tales pulled from the brains of Icon Film’s One express study desk.
Did you recognize that Michael Jackson was made an honorary director of Exeter urban soccer team?
Or that Muhammad Ali owed a piece of his fortune to his love of Ovaltine?
Have you ever heard of Victorian jiu jitsu specialist Edith Garrud, who joined forces with Emmeline Pankhurst and coined the time period ‘Suffrajitsu’?
Full of evidence and minutiae nuggets, and excellent for fanatics of common wisdom and pub quizzers, the tales during this e-book are fantastically British – a party of ancient and modern British eccentricity, innovation, bravery and sheer chutzpah – and pack as a lot ‘water-cooler’ punch as their filmed equivalents featured within the show.
With stories starting from the inspiring to the downright weird and wonderful, the publication contains 100 tales that experience made it to the display within the final ten years, boasting additional proof and figures that lovers won't are looking to miss.
"The One exhibit is arguably an important convey on tv. undeniably watchable, refreshingly uncynical and does its activity tremendous good, day in and outing. Altogether now: “One! One! Oooooone!” day-by-day Telegraph
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