Pears Cyclopaedia, 1994-95: A Book of Background Information and Reference for Everyday Use

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Chris Cook
Pelham Books, 1994 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1056 pages

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Contents

Introduction
A-1
2
B-4
Background to World Affairs
C-3
The Changing World Scene 1469
C-14
4
C-43
Special Topics
C-69
Political Compendium
D-3
F Her Majestys Opposition
D-9
Literary Companion
The English Novel
The Twentieth Century
7
Introduction
P-3
Medical Matters
P-14
Special Topics 6163
P-61
Sporting Companion
P-70
Biblical Glossary
S-16

Historical Narrative and Discussion 322
E-3
6
E-19
Glossary of Musical Terms 2328
E-23
Index to Composers 2930
E-29
Quality of life
F-2
The World of Science
F-3
7
F-50
9
F-64
Why Economists Disagree
G-4
Employment Production and Industry
G-10
Incomes Wages and Prices
G-19
Money Banking and Finance
G-26
Money 312
G-87
Taxes 1219
2
Glossary of Business Abbreviations
10
II
J-30
Gazetteer of the World
K-2
2
3
The 1970s and after
T-2
The Classical World
T-10
18
W-3
Famous Screen Actors and Actresses 1523
W-15
The Oscar Winners 2325
W-23
19
Y-3
Population
Y-4
Food
Y-5
Energy
Y-6
Major Threats to the Biosphere
Y-7
Manmade Land Pollution
Y-8
Research Earth Summit 1992
Y-10
Action
Y-12
Population and Environment
Y-14
General Compendium
Z-3
Index
Z-15
Copyright

About the author (1994)

Chris Cook is head of the Modern Archives Unit at the London School of Economics. He is the author, editor, and/or compiler of many previous international political reference books, including Facts on File's Asian Political Almanac and The Making of Modern Africa. He lives in the U.K.

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