The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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others were characteristic of North America. One very prominent New World
family was the merycoidodonts (or oreodonts), which lasted until the early
Pliocene (about 6,000,000 years ago). They had somewhat piglike proportions,
short faces, ...
Hollowed auditory bullae. Four-chambered stomach. Superfamily Giraffoidea
tramily Palaeomerycidae. Upper Oligocene to upper Pliocene; North America,
Europe, Asia, Africa. Three subfamilies, the Palaeomerycinae (Old World basal
In 1933 he was one of the founders of the avantgarde company Les Ballets 1933,
whose work so enormously impressed the American dance enthusiast, Lincoln
Kirstein, that he invited Balanchine to organize the School of American Ballet ...
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