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The Columbia Encyclopedia
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Publisher Columbia Univ Pr
Publication date October 1, 1993
Binding Hardcover
Edition 5 sub
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780395624388
ISBN-10 039562438X
Dimensions 3.75 by 9.75 by 15.25 in.
Weight 11.55 lbs.
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Original list price $59.95
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The latest edition of the largest one-volume encyclopedia in English offers unparalleled scope and accuracy in thousands of articles, accompanied by clear illustrations, maps, and tables, as well as extensive cross-references. 50,000 first printing. description: Product Description: The Fifth Edition continues this tradition of excellence, bringing up-to-date coverage of the whole world in all its physical, historical, geographical, political, scientific, religious, and cultural dimensions between two covers. The Fifth Edition offers more information in one volume than most multivolume encyclopedias: 50,000 articles, 65,000 cross-references, and 6.6 million words in 3,000 pages.

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5 sub edition from Columbia Univ Pr (October 1, 1993)
9780395624388 | details & prices | 9.75 × 15.25 × 3.75 in. | 11.55 lbs | List price $59.95
About: Contains numerous entries on personalities, events, terms, places, and special fields, and includes maps, charts, and diagrams

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