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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To the south lies the cradle of the high bronze culture of protohistoric China,
based on the easy agriculture of the Huang Ho Valley. The Neolithic cultures that
preceded the Bronze Age in this area were much more advanced than the ...
Trials for homicide continued to be heard on this hill through the ages, and the
Supreme Court of Greece still bears the ... The earliest buildings date from the
Late Bronze Age, particularly about 1200 BC when the Acropolis was the citadel.
... the Balkans are taken to mean the territory of the modern states of Greece,
Albania, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, and Romania. The article traces Balkan history
from its earliest settlement in the Old Stone Age to the present. The great Bronze
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