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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The Cordillera Central (central mountain chain) of Luzon, running north to the
Pacific Ocean from the northern boundary of the central plain, is the most
prominent chain. It consists of two, and in places three, parallel ranges, each of
East of the volcanic plateau in central Mexico is the "Central Mesa" (Central ...
The Guiana Highlands in the northern part of the South American continent and
the Brazilian Highlands in the central part are broad interior regions of hilly
The Anatolian Plateau of central Turkey lies between The two major ranges in the
westernmost part of the moun- Anatolian tain belt of Asia. It averages 1,000
metres (3,000 feet) in Plateau elevation and contains numerous depressions or ...
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