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 principle, all armed forces are in competition with each other, either in
preparation for actual combat or in that modern form of military struggle known as
an arms race. The competition extends to more than weapons; personnel and
The forces of the developing countries grew by 18.4 percent over that period. The
fastest growing forces were the relatively small and often new armies of Africa
and Oceania (almost 50 percent), followed by Southeast Asia (35.1 percent), the
Table 2: Armed Forces, 1968 population armed forces population armed forces -
forces (per 000 - forces (per 000 000) population) (000) population) Summary By
country World total 3,509.1 23,819 7 Latin America (cont'd) Developed ...
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