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Chambers book of facts.

Author: Hilary Marsden; Katie Brooks
Publisher: Edinburgh : Chambers, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [New ed.]View all editions and formats
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An updated, compact information guide provides more than 200,000 facts and figures organized under nearly three hundred fields of interest and fourteen subject areas, including history, science, arts and culture, and sports.
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Chambers book of facts.
Edinburgh : Chambers, 2007
(OCoLC)746976582
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hilary Marsden; Katie Brooks
ISBN: 9780550102874 0550102876
OCLC Number: 123374689
Notes: Previous edition: 2005.
Includes index.
Description: xiii, 975 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Contents: Space --
Earth --
Climate and environment --
Natural history --
Human body, health and nutrition --
Science and technology --
History --
Arts and culture --
Thought and belief --
Sports and games --
Time --
Communication --
Social structure --
Nations of the world.

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Covering from music to mythology and the human body to history, this book includes facts and figures that are complemented by useful information such as mini-biographies and sports results. It is  Read more...

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