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In Fact—in a bookstore near you now

By Tom Chatfield  

Today is an especially exciting Thursday for Prospect, as it sees the publication of the book of our ever-popular “in fact” column, which can now be purchased in—we hope—all good bookstores near you. Lovingly edited by our senior editor and fact-compiler-in-chief Tom Nuttall, it’s a compendium of information that aims to be every bit as inclusive, challenging and intermittently astonishing as our own magazine. Did you know, for instance, that one in every 3,400 Americans is an Elvis impersonator; that more than half of the London underground network is overground; or that Brent, in north London, is the only place…

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