Webster's Dictionary and Thesaurus for Students: With Full-Color World Atlas

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Federal Street Press, Jun 1, 2006 - Reference - 819 pages
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This new volume has all the answers. The dictionary, created especially for elementary students, provides concise, clearly written definitions of the words they use every day at home and school. The thesaurus includes thousands of example phrases to help students choose the best word. It also features a fascinating history of the English language. The completely up-to-date, four-color atlas, from the mapmakers of Encyclopaedia Britannica, is an invaluable tool in their studies of the world around them. Features of this Book: Dictionary, with more than 32,000 kid-friendly definitions; 48 page four-color atlas aids students in their study of today's world; Thesaurus has 4,800 alphabetically organized entries Special Sections: States of the United States; Branches of Government; Presidents of the US; Declaration of Independence; Laws and How They Are Made; Important Events in American History

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