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Guinness book of essential facts

  • 512 Pages
  • 0.31 MB
  • English

Sterling Pub. Co. , New York
Encyclopedias and diction
Statementcompiled by Norris McWhirter.
ContributionsMcWhirter, Norris, 1925-
LC ClassificationsAG6 .G834
The Physical Object
Pagination512 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4747710M
ISBN 100806901608, 0806901616
LC Control Number78066315

Previously published as the "Guinness Book of Essential Facts". Based on the Guinness Book of Answers and the Dunlop Illustrated Encyclopedia of Facts.

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