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The Oxford Dictionary of the World

Author: David M Munro
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Oxford's Dictionary of the World is a testament to the fascinating diversity of the planet Earth. Fourteen regional geographical experts vetted the text to ensure its authority and accuracy and both text and maps reflect the latest political realities, including the new nations of Slovakia, Eritrea, and the states of the former USSR and Yugoslavia. Each of the 15,000 entries incorporates detailed statistics and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Gazetteers
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David M Munro
ISBN: 0198661843 9780198661849
OCLC Number: 32625660
Description: 686, 16 pages : 16 color maps ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Dictionary of the World
Responsibility: [edited by] David Munro.
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A detailed, one-volume gazetteer which includes over 15,000 entries on the places and peoples of the world. The volume provides information on urban areas, languages and religions, mountains, rivers  Read more...

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