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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Track and field events no longer included (continued) standing long jump ft in.
metres throwing the favelin (both hands) ft in. metres 1900 R. Ewry U.S. 10 6}
3.21 1912 J. Saaristo Finland 359 0 109.42 1904 E. Ewry U.S. 11 4; 3.47
throwing the ...
Shooting events no longer included 1896 events 1900 individual events 1908
individual army gun (200 metres) P. Karaseudas Greece small-bore rifle A.
Fleming Gt. Brit. army gun (1,000 yards) J. Millner Gt.Brit. army gun (300 metres)
Courses for 500 metre and 1,000 metre are straight with provision for nine lanes,
each nine metres wide, and water of uniform depth, if possible, of 3 metres. If
10,000-metre races are held on looped courses the radius of the turns is not less
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