The New Encyclopaedia Britannica

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Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1981 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1110 pages
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This is the 198215th Edition, in two halves, with the Macropaedia and the Micropaedia. First published in 1768, the publisher is the oldest English-language encyclopedia still in print. Two Scottish ... Read full review

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This is the 198215th Edition, in two halves, with the Macropaedia and the Micropaedia. First published in 1768, the publisher is the oldest English-language encyclopedia still in print. Two Scottish ... Read full review

Contents

Part One Matter and energy
17
Energy radiation and the states and transformation of matter
29
molecular structure
36
galaxies stars the solar system
63
Part Two The Earth
76
its atmosphere and hydrosphere
92
Weather and climate
99
The Earths history
115
Part Six
381
Nonaesthetic contexts of art
389
photography
423
Part Seven Technology
434
Elements of technology
444
Technology of the major industries
469
Transportation technology
477
Military technology
489

Part Three Life on Earth
127
The nature and diversity of living things page
130
The molecular basis of vital processes
144
The structures and functions of organisms
154
integration
161
the procurement and processing
167
growth differentiation
175
Behavioral responses of organisms
182
Part Four Human life
206
Human health and diseases
217
Human behaviour and experience
241
Communication and language
263
Aspects of mans daily life
273
Part Five Human society
280
Social organization and social change
294
The production distribution and utilization of wealth
311
Division IV Politics and government
332
Education page
371
Technology of Earth and space exploration
495
Religion in general
501
The particular religions page
517
Part Nine The history of mankind
560
Peoples and civilizations of medieval Europe North
578
Western Christendom in the High and later
585
The crusading movement the Islāmic states
592
Peoples and civilizations of subSaharan Africa to 1885
610
The modern world to 1920
618
Development of the Latin American
649
1911 and Japan from the Meiji
659
the late colonial
683
Part Ten The branches of knowledge
692
Mathematics
699
Science
725
History and the humanities
753
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