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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The ranges of the Lesser Caucasus prevent humid air masses from reaching the
inner regions of the republic. On the mountain slopes, yearly rainfall approaches
315 inches, while the sheltered inland hollows and plains receive only 80 to 160
By the early 1970s, the yearly electric-power output of the republic had reached
12,000,000,000 kilowatt-hours. Almost 90 percent of the electricity is produced at
thermoelectric-power stations, which have been built throughout the republic.
Berlin today stands wholly within the territory of the German Democratic Republic
but echoes Germany's division since World War II into two separate states by
being itself conformably divided into independent halves—East Berlin being the ...
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