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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In the early 1970s, about 56 percent of the total working population were directly
engaged in agriculture, with another 10 percent employed on the plantations, in
forestry, or in other occupations related to agriculture. Rice accounted for about ...
Early medical training Discovery of the glycogenic function of the liver Reasons
for. at government-maintained and aided schools. About onefifth of the
government's expenditures are devoted to education. Secondary education is
provided at ...
Early use of medicinal plants Early evolutionary theory Aristotle's classification of
animals Biological principles ... Although a precise dating of these early records
is lacking, a Babylonian business contract of the Hammurabi period (c. 1800 BC)
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