The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2017

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The global Almanac® and ebook of proof is America's top-selling reference publication of all time, with greater than eighty two million copies bought. because 1868, this compendium of knowledge has been the authoritative resource for your whole leisure, reference, and studying wishes. The 2017 variation of The international Almanac® reviews the occasions of 2016 and may be your go-to resource for questions about any subject within the upcoming 12 months. Praised as a "treasure trove of political, monetary, clinical and academic facts and knowledge" by means of The Wall highway Journal, The global Almanac® and publication of evidence will solution your whole trivialities needs—from historical past and activities to geography, popular culture, and lots more and plenty extra.
Features include:

    The yr in evaluate: The international Almanac® takes a glance again at 2016 whereas delivering all of the info you will need in 2017.
      2016—Top 10 information subject matters: The editors of The global Almanac® record the head tales that held the world's realization in 2016.
      2016—Year in Sports: hundreds of thousands of pages of trivialities and facts which are crucial for any activities fan, that includes whole insurance of the 2016 Olympic video games in Rio, the 2016 global sequence, and lots more and plenty extra.
      2016—Year in photos: Striking full-color photographs from worldwide in 2016, protecting information, leisure, technology, and activities.
      2016—Offbeat information Stories: The international Almanac® editors discovered the various strangest information tales of the yr.
      World Almanac ® Editors' selections: Time Capsule: the realm Almanac® lists the goods that almost all got here to represent the 12 months 2016, from information and activities to pop culture.
      2016 Election effects: The international Almanac® offers a accomplished examine the total 2016 election strategy, from the curler coaster of the early primaries to nation and county presidential vote casting effects and insurance of residence, Senate, and gubernatorial races.
      The global at a Glance: This annual characteristic of The global Almanac® offers a short examine the astonishing stats and curious evidence that outline the altering international.
      • and masses more.

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