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

Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. and expanded 3rd ed
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Presents information on nearly fifty major categories such as architecture, biology, business, history, medicine, sports, and film; a biographical dictionary; a list of the wonders of the world; and a writer's guide to grammar.
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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 9780312643027 0312643020
OCLC Number: 829901416
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1368 pages : map ; 25 cm
Contents: The fine arts --
The performing arts --
Science and technology --
Social sciences --
Philosophy, religion, and mythology --
Economics and business --
Media --
Sports --
Food.
Other Titles: Guide to essential knowledge
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