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The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2005 (World Almanac & Book of Facts)

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Publisher Comments:

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:

  • New special features on Gen X, Nutrition, Education, Islam, Steroids, Future of Space Exploration, and a Summer Olympics Wrap-Up
  • Updated and expanded sections including noted personalities, sports, space, education, health, science, nations of the world, economy, awards, environment and consumer information
  • Interesting offbeat news stories and notable quotes from the past year
  • Detailed maps, flags and two special color photo sections highlighting the year's most dramatic news, sports, and entertainment events
  • Free monthly e-newsletter
  • The top ten news stories of 2004 and much much more
The World Almanac is found in more homes, offices, classrooms, universities, libraries and media outlets than all other almanacs combined. Pick up a copy of The World Almanac 2005, and you'll know why.

Review:

"The World Almanac is the most useful reference book known to modern man." Los Angeles Times

Review:

"Provides brief, accurate information on an endless array of subjects." The New York Times

Review:

"Useful to any human being on the planet. The World Almanac still reigns as the world's most powerful reference." Seattle Times

Synopsis:

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.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780886879389
Manufactured:
Park, Ken
Publisher:
World Almanac
Manufactured:
World Almanac
Editor:
Park, Ken
Subject:
Almanacs
Edition Description:
2005 Paperback
Series:
World Almanac & Book of Facts
Publication Date:
20041117
Binding:
TP
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
1008
Dimensions:
7.78x5.50x1.50 in. 1.58 lbs.

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The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2005 (World Almanac & Book of Facts)
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Product details 1008 pages World Almanac Books - English 9780886879389 Reviews:
"Review" by , "The World Almanac is the most useful reference book known to modern man."
"Review" by , "Provides brief, accurate information on an endless array of subjects."
"Review" by , "Useful to any human being on the planet. The World Almanac still reigns as the world's most powerful reference."
"Synopsis" by , 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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