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The New Encyclopaedia Britannica.

Publisher: Chicago : Encyclopaedia Britannica, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 15th edView all editions and formats
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Presents articles on a variety of specific people, places, things, and ideas, arranged alphabetically in a twelve-volume micropaedia comprised of brief entries and a seventeen-volume macropaedia of in-depth articles, and includes illustrations, maps, and photographs, a two-volume index, and a topical guide to entries.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
New Encyclopaedia Britannica.
Chicago : Encyclopaedia Britannica, ©2003
(OCoLC)603907823
Online version:
New Encyclopaedia Britannica.
Chicago : Encyclopaedia Britannica, ©2003
(OCoLC)603907863
Online version:
New Encyclopaedia Britannica.
Chicago : Encyclopaedia Britannica, ©2003
(OCoLC)608112472
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
ISBN: 0852299613 9780852299616
OCLC Number: 51785166
Language Note: English.
Awards: Winner of Wheatley Medal 2002
Description: 32 volumes : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1-12. Micropaedia : Ready reference --
v. 13-29. Macropaedia : Knowledge in depth --
v. [30] Propaedia : Outline of knowledge --
v. [31] Index, A-K --
v. [32] Index, L-Z.
Other Titles: Britannica

Abstract:

Presents articles on a variety of specific people, places, things, and ideas, arranged alphabetically in a twelve-volume micropaedia comprised of brief entries and a seventeen-volume macropaedia of in-depth articles, and includes illustrations, maps, and photographs, a two-volume index, and a topical guide to entries.

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