The long-standing Number Crunch newspaper column in The Age and Sydney Morning Herald is a weekly bite of diverse, but always fascinating, stats and facts. This compendium is the second in a series of books that bring together the very best of the facts, feats and stats discovered by author John Croucher over many years of compiling the column. It includes a fresh new suite of cartoons by Roger Harvey. 637 Gorillas refers to the largest number of people running in gorilla suits in one race. Bananas if you ask us.
John S Crouchers newspaper columns that appear around the world. For many years the weekly Number Crunch column in the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age in Melbourne has provided riveting data to Australia.