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| Merchant: Walmart US A multifaceted reference book for the 21st century, the "Answer Book" will fascinate with up-to-date, authoritative, and endlessly interesting information about the world today. From earth sciences to astronomy, from climate and habitats to human arts and cultures, from ancient history to cutting-edge technology, and including brief descriptions, flags, and statistics of all the countries of the world, it delivers exactly the kind of quick-dip information that modern readers crave. Maps, charts, diagrams, graphs, photographs, illustrations-some 600 pictures in all-combine with hundreds of fast facts and short pieces on the people, places, wildlife, weather, history, and current events that matter in our world today. "National Geographic Answer Book" is a vital reference for school, a handy resource at the office, and a fabulous pick-up-and browse companion at home.