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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As it happened, Corinth, where the inaugural meeting was held, was one of only
three Greek cities with a Macedonian ... Philip was wise, no doubt, to build on the
foundation of the earlier practice of the Greeks themselves and also to refrain ...
Greek physics. Several kinds of physical theories emerged in ancient Greece,
including both generalized hypotheses ... the Greek atomists Leucippus (mid-5th
cen- atomists tury BC), Democritus (late 5th century BC), and Epicurus (late 4th ...
Justin, The first Christian to use Greek philosophy in the ser- Origen, vice of the
Christian faith was Justin Martyr (martyred the c. 162-168), whose passionate
rejection of Greek poly- Cappa- theism, combined with an open and positive ...
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