Unusual Ways to Die
History's Weirdest Deaths
- Imprint: Summersdale
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 128
- Price: £7.99
- Publication date: 14 June 2018
- ISBN: 9781786852908
About the book
Did you hear about…
The sports fan slain by a flying lawnmower?
The eagle that dropped a tortoise on the head of a Greek playwright?
The man with the world’s longest beard who tripped over it and broke his neck?
Over the ages, death has come in some very unpredictable forms. This irreverent little book gathers together some of the most peculiar and outrageous ways that people across the globe have met their untimely ends. Whether shocking or silly, these true stories are proof at least that the grim reaper has a strange sense of humour.