The Nation Volume 96

The Nation Volume 96

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ...'n.nd Manufactures: new industries. mining and fisheries, statistics of consists of about 700 pages, equal to 525.000 words, devoted to a survey of lli'0'lli'll"!l-t?i0-C0IIIlllcentsl'('cents= ll11il'l'l-8 Hill cXD"i'i-1. Vllliltr of trade the domestic progrci's, political conditions, and local development of all the with chief trtiillnlz countrltr-S. tariffs. etc. Financial: revenue, expendiseparate countries and districts of the world down to the beginning of 1913. iilrc, debt. cic. Communications: railway inilciige, waterways, new bar The descriptive section of each of these articles includes the latest available bore and docks, roads, postal and telegraphic communications. Governstatistlcs., meat and Administration. Army and Navy. Education. Reli The plan upon which each has been written embraces: Population: 1 grion: religious bodies, ecclesiastical movements. Charities and Social vital statistics. latest census returns. Agriculture: statistics. area ofLe-rislation. Law, Justice and Crime. History (for 1911-1913), arable lands, chief crops and yield, live stock, forestry, etc. Industries. The United States A connected account, an article of 52 pages, gives the present status of in addition to the article on the United Statcs as a whole. each of the the United States as a whole, together with the recent history of the country States and Territories is dealt with in a separate article with a ful'from 1910 to the appointment of President Wilson's cabinet. There is a mess of treatment never before attempted in a publication of this class. separate article on American Churches and Denominational Sta-l Hawaii, the Philippine Islands, -Porto Rico, and Panama tistics, by Henry King Carshow more

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  • Paperback | 832 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 42mm | 1,456g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236747941
  • 9781236747945