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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Both types of tectonism have occurred throughout geological time and are
responsible for the Earth's present relief features ... Tectonic movements of a
seismic character are often called rapid because the physical consequences
Plateaus and basins occur on every continent. About 30 percent of the Earth's
land surface consists of plateaus (excluding ice plateaus), if the term is applied in
its most general sense to include most of the continent of Africa. Topographic ...
Infestation occurs only where man lives in close association with dogs, and the
dogs have access to infested sheep for ... Endemic (local) centres of infection
occur in virtually all countries; widespread infections occur in the Far East, Africa,
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