About this title: Chosen by "Library Journal" as one of the five best reference books of the second millennium, "The World Almanac" remains an indispensable source for quick information on every subject imaginable. Highlights for 2001 include 2000 election coverage, the Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia, the 2000 Census, and a year in pictures. 16-page full-color photo section.
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