The World Almanac And Book Of Facts 2013 World Almanac Book Of Facts

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The World Almanac® and Book of Facts is America's top-selling reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies sold. Published annually since 1868, this compendium of information is the authoritative source for all your entertainment, reference, and learning needs. Praised as a “treasure trove of political, economic, scientific and educational statistics and information” by The Wall Street Journal, The World Almanac® contains thousands of facts that are unavailable publicly elsewhere—in fact, it has been featured as a category on Jeopardy! and is routinely used as a go-to, all-encompassing guide for aspiring game show contestants. The 2013 edition of The World Almanac® and Book of Facts will answer all of your trivia questions—from history and sports to geography, pop culture, and much more.

World Almanac And Book Of Facts 2014 World Almanac Book Of Facts

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The World Almanac® and Book of Facts is America's top-selling reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies sold. Published annually since 1868, this compendium of information is the authoritative source for all your entertainment, reference, and learning needs. Praised as a “treasure trove of political, economic, scientific and educational statistics and information” by The Wall Street Journal, The World Almanac® contains thousands of facts that are unavailable publicly elsewher. The 2014 edition of The World Almanac® and Book of Facts will answer all of your trivia questions—from history and sports to geography, pop culture, and much more. The World Almanac® and Book of Facts is America's top-selling reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies sold. Published annually since 1868, this compendium of information is the authoritative source for all your entertainment, reference, and learning needs. The 2014 edition of The World Almanac reviews the events of 2013 and will be your go-to source for any questions on any topic in the upcoming year. Praised as a “treasure trove of political, economic, scientific and educational statistics and information” by The Wall Street Journal, The World Almanac® contains thousands of facts that are unavailable publicly elsewhere. The World Almanac® and Book of Facts will answer all of your trivia needs—from history and sports to geography, pop culture, and much more. Features of The World Almanac® 2014 include: • The Year in Review: The World Almanac® takes a look back at 2013 while providing all the information you’ll need in 2014. • 2013—Year in Sports: Hundreds of pages of trivia and statistics that are essential for any sports fan, featuring complete coverage of the 2013 World Series, the brand-new National Women’s Soccer League, and much more. • 2013—Year in Pictures: Striking full-color images from around the world in 2013, covering news, pop culture, science, and sports. • 2013—Top 10 News Topics: The editors of The World Almanac® list the top stories that held their attention in 2013. • World Almanac Editors’ Picks: Time Capsule: The World Almanac® lists the items that most came to symbolize the year 2013, from news and sports to pop culture. • Offbeat News Stories: The World Almanac® editors found some of the strangest news stories of the year. • The World at a Glance: This annual feature of The World Almanac® provides a quick look at the surprising stats and curious facts that define the changing world today. • Marriage in the U.S.: After a year in which the U.S. Supreme Court declared DOMA unconstitutional and the federal government began to extend some marriage benefits to same-sex couples, a feature on marriage in the United States reveals surprising details about the state of our unions. • Voter Guide: Prior to the 2014 midterm elections, The World Almanac® provides a user-friendly, state-by-state guide to key election dates and information, including voter-ID laws adopted by many states. • Need-to-Know Information: Browse all-new statistics on topics in the news: firearm violence and crime rates, the health and employment of U.S. veterans, and the latest in digital technologies—and who is using them. • Health News and Statistics: Details about U.S. health care policy, including ongoing implementation of health care reform. Factual information on common diseases and disorders (including a new section on ADHD), nutrition and diet, and Medicare and insurance. • World Almanac® Editors’ Picks: Memorable Winter Olympic Moments: From Tonya and Nancy to the Miracle on Ice, the editors of The World Almanac® choose their favorite moments of past Winter Olympics to prepare readers for the 2014 Games. • and much more.

Weird But True 5 300 Outrageous Facts

Author: National Geographic Kids
Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN: 1426311249
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Presenting all-new, brain-bending facts and eye-popping illustrations on science, animals, food, space, pop culture, geography and everything else imaginable.

Did you know lemons can power light bulbs, or that some goats and climb trees? In this title are 300 more outrageous and unbelievable facts like these in fifth installment of the Weird But True series, Weird But True! 5.

Statistical Abstract Of The United States 2012 2013 The National Data Book Statistical Abstract United States Paper Skyhorse

Author: U.S. Department of Commerce
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
ISBN: 1616086998
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The most comprehensive summary of statistical information on social, political, and economic organizations in the United States.

The Statistical Abstract of the United States 2012–2013 is a fascinating and authoritative collection of facts and figures covering virtually every aspect of American life. Published since 1878 by the U.S. Census Bureau, the most recent version is the official federal summary of statistics—derived from both government and private statistical sources—on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Businesses, academic institutions, libraries, and the general public will find this book to be a rich compendium for statistical reference as well as a guide to other valuable statistical publications and sources. Please note that this print edition does not include an index. A digital version of the index can be found on the the publisher's website, skyhorsepublishing.com.

The Cia World Factbook 2014

Author: Central Intelligence Agency
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
ISBN: 1626360731
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From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, The CIA World Factbook 2014 offers complete and up-to-date information on the world’s nations. This comprehensive guide is packed with detailed information on the politics, populations, military expenditures, and economics of 2014.
For each country, The CIA World Factbook 2014 includes:
  •  Detailed maps with new geopolitical data
  •  Statistics on the population of each country, with details on literacy rates, HIV prevalence, and age structure
  •  New data on military expenditures and capabilities
  •  Information on each country’s climate and natural hazards
  •  Details on prominent political parties, and contact information for diplomatic consultation
  •  Facts on transportation and communication infrastructure
  •  And much more!

Also included are appendixes with useful abbreviations, international environmental agreements, international organizations and groups, weight and measure conversions, and more. Originally intended for use by government officials, this is a must-have resource for students, travelers, journalists, and businesspeople with a desire to know more about their world.


Injury Facts 2013

Author: National Safety Council
Publisher: National Safety Council
ISBN: 0879123192
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Injury Facts 2013 provides quick access to facts for benchmarking costs and creating safety programs. Safety, health, and environmental staff will find this a valuable tool for current occupational, motor vehicle, home, community, state and international injury statistics on deaths and nonfatal injuries and the associated costs. The 2013 edition includes new data on lives saved over the past century, historical injury trends, historic disasters, forklift injuries, the impact of recession periods on motor vehicle deaths and death rates, the early years of workplace injury surveillance, and more.

The World Almanac And Book Of Facts 2013

Author: Sarah Janssen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1600571751
Size: 76.91 MB
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The 2013 edition of The World Almanac® and Book of Facts will answer all of your trivia questions—from history and sports to geography, pop culture, and much more.

The World Almanac And Book Of Facts 2016

Author: Sarah Janssen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1600572006
Size: 41.71 MB
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Features include: • The Year in Review: The World Almanac® takes a look back at 2015 while providing all the information you'll need in 2016. • 2015—Top 10 News Topics: The editors of The World Almanac® list the top stories that ...

World Almanac And Book Of Facts 2014

Author: Sarah Janssen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1600571832
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The 2014 edition of The World Almanac reviews the events of 2013 and will be your go-to source for any questions on any topic in the upcoming year.

The World Almanac And Book Of Facts 1997

Author: Robert Famighetti
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 9780886878009
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Road Mileage Between Selected U.S. Cities Air Distances Between Selected
World Cities in Statute Miles ... 2,496 3,095 2,142 2,362 2,467 1,753 1,235 1,815
2,399 1,912 Seattle, Wash 2,618 2,976 2,013 2,300 2,348 2,078 1,307 1,749
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The World Almanac And Book Of Facts

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The World Almanac For Kids 2014

Author: Sarah Janssen
Publisher: World Almanac
ISBN: 9781600571763
Size: 18.12 MB
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A colorful and exciting reference tool that covers it all - from sports and animals to movies and tv. The World Almanac® for Kids is the best-selling reference book for kids, with more than 4.4 million copies sold.

The World Almanac And Book Of Facts 2010

Author: Sarah Janssen
Publisher: World Almanac Education
ISBN: 9781600571237
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Features information on nations, states, and cities, celebrities, sports, consumerism, the arts, health and nutrition, United States and world history, and numerous other subjects

The World Almanac And Book Of Facts 2008

Author: World Almanac
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 9781417796946
Size: 13.31 MB
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Features information on nations, states, and cities, celebrities, sports, consumerism, the arts, health and nutrition, United States and world history, and numerous other subjects

The World Almanac And Book Of Facts 2016

Author: Sarah Janssen
Publisher: Turtleback Books
ISBN: 9780606384452
Size: 23.33 MB
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The 2016 edition of The World Almanac reviews the events of 2015 and will be your go-to source for any questions on any topic in the upcoming year.