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Title:
The 1997 World Book year book : the annual supplement to the World Book encyclopedia : a review of the events of 1996.
Author:
World Book, Inc. Year book.
Publication Information:
Chicago : World Book, Inc., [1997]

©1997
Physical Description:
525 pages : illustrations (mostly color), color maps, charts ; 26 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Africa : continent in crisis / Simon Baynham -- China : China after Deng / Joseph Fewsmith -- Computer : ENIAC celebrates a birthday / Dilys Pegler Winegard -- George Burns : a comedian's comedian / Donald Liebenson -- Elections : how Americans elected their President / R. Bruce Dold -- Farm and farming : mad cow disease / Fred Pearce -- The 1996 Olympics / Frank Litsky -- Popular music : Ella Fitzgerald - first lady of song / Donald Liebenson -- Life in the new Russia / Peter Galuszka -- United Kingdom : will the British monarchy survive? / Robert Huston -- Ballet -- Computerized instruction -- Exploration -- Fire department -- Japan -- Las Vegas -- San Diego -- Tokyo. Richard E. Rubenstein -- Remembering World War II / David Dreier.
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Book