The New York Times Almanac 2009: The Almanac of Record

The New York Times Almanac 2009: The Almanac of Record

by John W. Wright
     
 

From the incomparable resources of The New York Times comes the world's most authoritative almanac—extensively updated for 2009

This great source of information provides readers with a highly accessible wealth of data about the United States and the world. Drawing on the resources of the world's premiere news organization, and featuring reports by

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From the incomparable resources of The New York Times comes the world's most authoritative almanac—extensively updated for 2009

This great source of information provides readers with a highly accessible wealth of data about the United States and the world. Drawing on the resources of the world's premiere news organization, and featuring reports by leading Times writers, it provides in-depth national and international coverage of politics, education, health, medicine, the economy, the environment, science, technology, awards and prizes, sports, and a host of other topics. The New York Times Almanac is the first choice for students, writers, researchers, and anyone who needs accurate, timely facts at their fingertips.

The New York Times Almanac 2009 includes:

• Comprehensive coverage of all the U.S. states and every nation in the world

• The most complete sports coverage of any almanac

• Notable obituaries from the world of politics, entertainment, and science

• More information on global issues, including world population, terrorism, AIDS, environmental concerns, the Internet, and technological developments

• All major Academy Award winners since 1928 and the names of Nobel laureates

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780143114574
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA)
Publication date:
11/12/2008
Pages:
1024
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.90(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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