The 2012 World Almanac And Book Of Facts Review And Giveaway

December 5, 2011 at 5:00 am

2012 World Almanac And Book Of Facts Cover

The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2012

  • Senior Editor: Sarah Janssen
  • Paperback: 1,008 pages
  • Publisher: World Almanac, an Infobase Learning Company (November 22, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN: 978-1-60057-148-0
  • SMRP: $12.99

Some books are meant for reading; others for reference.  The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2012 can be both.  Highlights include:

  • Top 10 News Topics of 2011
  • Time Capsule
  • Offbeat News Stories
  • Year in Pictures:  2011
  • 2010 Census Results
  • Election Preview 2012
  • Greatest Sports Upsets
  • Sports
  • The World at a Glance
  • Education
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Economy and Employment

If there is an argument about something, bet the definitive answer lies within the covers of this book.  It is the ultimate authoritative source for information, important or trivial.  As an annual publication it keeps anyone who wants to know in the know about weather, astronomy, economy, business, energy, health, vital statistics,  personalities, entertainment, awards, science, technology. U. S. facts, history, U. S. cities,  states, population, nations of the world, and much much more.

It is the layman’s comprehensive textbook of the world today.

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ONE winner will receive their own copy of The 2012 World Almanac And Book Of Facts.

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