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The new book of knowledge by thomas babington macaulay, 1967. The new york times guide to essential knowledge provides information with matchless accuracy and exceptional clarity. The book of knowledge the childrens encyclopedia, volume i by holland thompson, ph. The world book was first published in 1917 and revised annually from 1925.
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