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The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2005 (World Almanac & Book of Facts)
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All new for 2005! The best selling almanac of all time is out with its most indispensable edition ever!
In today's information driven world you need a reliable, authoritative and accessible source of information. Since 1868, The World Almanac has been that source for more than 200 million readers — it puts a world of information in the palm of your hands. Every thing you have ever wanted to know and more is packed in this 1,000 + page book. Some features include:
"The World Almanac is the most useful reference book known to modern man." Los Angeles Times
"Provides brief, accurate information on an endless array of subjects." The New York Times
"Useful to any human being on the planet. The World Almanac still reigns as the world's most powerful reference." Seattle Times
All new for 2005, the bestselling almanac of all time is out with its most indispensable edition ever, featuring updated and expanded sections on noted personalities, sports, space, education, health, science, nations of the world, economy, awards, environment, consumer information, and more. Also included are interesting offbeat news stories, notable quotes from the past year, and a free monthly e-newsletter.
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