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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species in the same area. A study has shown that in central Africa the roan
antelope (Hippotragus equinus), a grazer, favours open areas with taller, ranker
perennial grasses and is more or less sedentary within a small area; the sable ...
A vast area of the southwest of Western Australia is occupied by Salinaland, an
extensive high plain traversed by ... The Gibson Desert consists in large part of a
laterite-capped plain, but huge areas of the plains of central and northern ...
In contrast with most other countries, by 1970 over 90 percent of the utilized land
area in Australia remained in its natural ... of a very fine quality, is particularly well
adapted to the extreme vagaries of climate in Australia's wool producing areas.
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