Iversen, Nick RECORD MAKERS AND RECORD BREAKERS
Middle Village, N.Y.: Jonathan David Publishers, (1977). 0824602080 / 9780824602086 First edition. Hardcover. Near fine, in an illustrated dust jacket with mild age-toning, and tears and creases to the edges of the rear and spine panels. 240 pages, index.
This book is about the interesting people who established or broke previous records, rather than a listing of current record-holders, like GUINNESS. The brief stories cover the world of sports, arts, business, politics, science, aviation, and daredevils.