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    Get thousands of facts right at your fingertips with this updated
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    The World Almanac® and Book of Facts is America's top-selling
    reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies
    sold. Published annually since 1868, this compendium of
    information is the authoritative source for all your
    entertainment, reference, and learning needs. Praised as a
    “treasure trove of political, economic, scientific and
    educational statistics and information” by The Wall Street
    Journal, The World Almanac® contains thousands of facts that are
    unavailable publicly elsewher. The 2014 edition of The World
    Almanac® and Book of Facts will answer all of your trivia
    questions—from history and sports to geography, pop culture, and
    much more. The World Almanac® and Book of Facts is America's
    top-selling reference book of all time, with more than 82 million
    copies sold. Published annually since 1868, this compendium of
    information is the authoritative source for all your
    entertainment, reference, and learning needs. The 2014 edition of
    The World Almanac reviews the events of 2013 and will be your
    go-to source for any questions on any topic in the upcoming year.
    Praised as a “treasure trove of political, economic, scientific
    and educational statistics and information” by The Wall Street
    Journal, The World Almanac® contains thousands of facts that are
    unavailable publicly elsewhere. The World Almanac® and Book of
    Facts will answer all of your trivia needs—from history and
    sports to geography, pop culture, and much more. Features of The
    World Almanac® 2014 include: • The Year in Review: The World
    Almanac® takes a look back at 2013 while providing all the
    information you’ll need in 2014. • 2013—Year in Sports: Hundreds
    of pages of trivia and statistics that are essential for any
    sports fan, featuring complete coverage of the 2013 World Series,
    the brand-new National Women’s Soccer League, and much more. •
    2013—Year in Pictures: Striking full-color images from around the
    world in 2013, covering news, pop culture, science, and sports. •
    2013—Top 10 News Topics: The editors of The World Almanac® list
    the top stories that held their attention in 2013. • World
    Almanac Editors’ Picks: Time Capsule: The World Almanac® lists
    the items that most came to symbolize the year 2013, from news
    and sports to pop culture. • Offbeat News Stories: The World
    Almanac® editors found some of the strangest news stories of the
    year. • The World at a Glance: This annual feature of The World
    Almanac® provides a quick look at the surprising stats and
    curious facts that define the changing world today. • Marriage in
    the U.S.: After a year in which the U.S. Supreme Court declared
    DOMA unconstitutional and the federal government began to extend
    some marriage benefits to same-sex couples, a feature on marriage
    in the United States reveals surprising details about the state
    of our unions. • Voter Guide: Prior to the 2014 midterm
    elections, The World Almanac® provides a user-friendly,
    state-by-state guide to key election dates and information,
    including voter-ID laws adopted by many states. • Need-to-Know
    Information: Browse all-new statistics on topics in the news:
    firearm violence and crime rates, the health and employment of
    U.S. veterans, and the latest in digital technologies—and who is
    using them. • Health News and Statistics: Details about U.S.
    health care policy, including ongoing implementation of health
    care reform. Factual information on common diseases and disorders
    (including a new section on ADHD), nutrition and diet, and
    Medicare and insurance. • World Almanac® Editors’ Picks:
    Memorable Winter Olympic Moments: From Tonya and Nancy to the
    Miracle on Ice, the editors of The World Almanac® choose their
    favorite moments of past Winter Olympics to prepare readers for
    the 2014 Games. • and much more.

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