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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Jungle fowl are unique to the Oriental Region and are the source of all
domesticated chickens. Pigeons occur in great variety, but the number of species
of parrots is small as compared with that of other tropical regions. Water and
The Shirvan region. An industrially and agriculturally developed part of
Azerbaijan, this area is centred on the Shirvan Steppe. The Mingechaur
hydroelectric station is located here, and a powerful new thermoelectric station
was under ...
Topographical character Regional climatic variations Man's uses of the land The
major cities of Belgium ... The Ardennes region is part of the Hercynian Belt
reaching from western Ireland into Germany and formed during the late
Paleozoic Era ...
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