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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Penicillin production was revolutionized by the discovery that a strain of
Penicillium chrysogenum mold (isolated from an overripe cantaloupe) would
produce high Deep yields when grown in deep culture. The growth of a mold
culture is ...
CULTURAL LIFE AND INSTITUTIONS While geographically the Philippines
belongs to the East, culturally it is of the West. ... In most large towns and cities,
however, the Oriental culture has been replaced by Spanish and American
CULTURE PATTERNS General characteristics. The popular image of polyne-
sian culture is one of an almost blissfully simple and easy way of life, devoid of
harsh extremes of any type, played out on islands of great beauty and natural ...
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