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The New York Times guide to essential knowledge : a desk reference for the curious mind.

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : St. Martin's Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. and expanded 2nd ed
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A reference guide to a wide range of topics that provides information on various issues related to art, astronomy, business, sports, history, medicine, philosophy, photography, biology, film, economics, geography, the Internet, and more.
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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 9780312376598 0312376596
OCLC Number: 813691621
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1320 pages : illustrations, music ; 25 cm
Contents: The fine arts The performing arts Science and technology Social sciences Philosophy, religion, and mythology Economics and business Media.
Other Titles: Guide to essential knowledge
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