|描述：||367 pages m : illustrations ; 21 cm|
|責任：||conceived, edited and designed by Ben Schott ; U.S. assistant editor, Bess Lovejoy ; series assistant editor, Claire Cock-Starkey.|
Schott's Almanac redefines the traditional almanac to present a record of the year just past and is designed to be read, not merely consulted. It tells the real stories of 2006, from the winner of American Idol to the Supreme Court nominations (including how different justices have voted), from baseball and football statistics to the founder of amazon.com's new private rocketship factory. In an age when information is plentiful but selection is rare, Schott's Almanac offers both the facts and the analysis.--From publisher description.