The Guinness Book of Records 1998
This edition features 1000 more records than the 1997 release. The book features a new "Taking It To The Limit" section, which covers epic journeys including new balloon, ocean survival and Antarctica records, a new "Money" section, with features on private wealth and most valuable items and a "Media" section, with spreads on Hollywood stars. An "Environment and Nature" section has spreads on trees and environmental disasters. Complete spreads are devoted to: "Strange Phenomena", "New Computer Games", "The Internet", "Amazing Gambling Records", and "Wacky Pets".
- Hardback | 352 pages
- 226 x 298 x 28mm | 1,660.14g
- 03 Oct 1997
- Guinness World Records Limited
- London, United Kingdom
- full colour illustrations