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Texas (Little-Known Facts about Well-Known Places) Victor Dorff

Texas (Little-Known Facts about Well-Known Places)

Victor Dorff

Published
ISBN : 9781435131279
Hardcover
199 pages
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 About the Book 

Did you know? Texas is a little bit bigger than France and a little bit smaller than Turkey. On rural stretches of interstate highways in West Texas, the posted daytime speed limit is 80 mph. More than three-quarters of the land in Texas is farmland,MoreDid you know? Texas is a little bit bigger than France and a little bit smaller than Turkey. On rural stretches of interstate highways in West Texas, the posted daytime speed limit is 80 mph. More than three-quarters of the land in Texas is farmland, meaning it has more farmland than any other state. Texas has no personal or corporate income tax or state property tax. The Little-Known Facts about Well-Known Places series delves into the stories behind some of our favorite places. These fun and informative trivia books go beyond the obvious to reveal the tidbits that we have yet to discover, covering every aspect—from food, film, and fashion to people, history, and art—these collections of offbeat facts and figures are guaranteed to delight a first0time visitor and surprise even the most jaded local. Packed with a wealth of revelations, Little-Know Facts about Well-Known Places is a must-have for know-it-alls, information addicts, curious readers, armchair travelers, and pop culture junkies of all ages.