A volume of curious occurrences, What the Fact?
! is an intriguing "daily trivia almanac"
of unusual and notable events. Discover the day of the Boston Molasses Disaster (January 15, 1919), the day the pope was crowned with a papier-mâché headdress (March 21, 1800), the day the dancing plague hit a small town in Germany (June 24, 1374), or the day the oldest known tree was felled (August 6, 1964). Read an entry per day, flip through the pages randomly, or devour the entire intriguing collection in one sitting! (SM)