Whitaker's Pocket Reference

Whitaker's Pocket Reference

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For quizzes, crosswords and general knowledge Whitaker's Almanack Pocket Reference contains an assortment of fascinating facts and figures in a handy-sized format. From sport to science, politics to places and music to mathematics, this edition is an invaluable source of information providing access to facts and figures - fast. New subjects include a new section on food and wine, eating and drinking etiquette, calories and units of alcohol in popular alcoholic drinks, vegetables in season throughout the year, even shooting seasons! Contents include: the solar system, world geographical statistics, countries of the world, time zones, currencies, religion, the periodic table, genetics and evolution, mathematics, weights and measures, alphabets and symbols, royalty, language.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 110 x 160 x 17mm | 170g
  • A & C Black Publishers Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 8th Revised edition
  • 0713685638
  • 9780713685633

Review quote

'This neat 'pocket' "Almanack" provides a veritable cornucopia of fascinating facts that will vastly improve one's general knowledge.' Good Book Guide (October 2007)
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