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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Pisa's navy defended the adjacent coasts, while some shipping continued to
arrive from Corsica and Sardinia. Despite Saracen (Muslim) incursions in the 9th
century, which led to a sharp decline in trade, Pisa was the greatest city in
Consistent apomixis has the same pros and cons as continued selfing. The
offspring show very little genetic variability, but there is good survival if the
species is well adapted to its habitat and if the environment does not change.
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On pottery, symmetrical sprays of flowers continued to be used as decoration
until about 1600. Paintings of animals and birds are found occasionally, probably
executed by Persian workmen since their resemblance to Persian wares is strong
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