About this title: The first such encyclopedia designed specifically for family use, this up-to-date, affordable, convenient, and appealing one-volume reference presents more than 15,000 alphabetically arranged entries, including over 3,000 biographical entries; concise information on geographical places; maps and flags; religion and mythology; history and government; and much more. 1,500 color illustrations. 130 maps.
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