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A festive treat filled with quiz questions, trivia, witty facts and longer stand-up style pieces from the stars of the hit BBC quiz show Pointless.

A Pointless History of the World is a journey through time pulling out some of the most ‘pointless’, comedic and interesting events – from the obvious to the obscure – and combines brilliant quiz content from the show with Richard and Xander’s own brilliantly funny and incredibly intelligent quick-witted stand-up style writing. Interactive, hilarious and jam-packed full of quiz questions that will have every Pointless fan vying to be crowned the Pointless champion in their own household this Christmas.