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 ...
it is the sandstones and quartzites that underlie the upstanding ridges, the
intervening valleys being eroded in siltstones or shales; and in all these areas
the pattern in plan of ridge and valley reflects the pattern of folding in the
In contrast with most other countries, by 1970 over 90 percent of the utilized land
area in Australia remained in its natural state or was capable of very limited
improvement; i.e., was land used solely for rough grazing. The area cultivated for
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