Get hundreds of thousands of evidence correct at your fingertips with this crucial resource.

The global Almanac® and e-book of evidence is America's top-selling reference booklet of all time, with greater than eighty two million copies offered. considering the fact that 1868, this compendium of data has been the authoritative resource for your entire leisure, reference, and studying wishes. The 2017 variation of The global Almanac® reviews the occasions of 2016 and may be your go-to resource for questions about any subject within the upcoming yr. Praised as a "treasure trove of political, fiscal, medical and academic information and knowledge" through The Wall road Journal, The international Almanac® and ebook of evidence will solution your whole trivialities needs—from heritage and activities to geography, popular culture, and masses extra.
Features include:

    The 12 months in evaluate: The international Almanac® takes a glance again at 2016 whereas offering the entire details you have to in 2017.
      2016—Top 10 information subject matters: The editors of The global Almanac® checklist the head tales that held the world's cognizance in 2016.
      2016—Year in Sports: hundreds and hundreds of pages of trivialities and facts which are crucial for any activities fan, that includes whole insurance of the 2016 Olympic video games in Rio, the 2016 international sequence, and lots more and plenty extra.
      2016—Year in photos: Striking full-color photos from worldwide in 2016, masking information, leisure, technology, and activities.
      2016—Offbeat information Stories: The international Almanac® editors chanced on a number of the strangest information tales of the 12 months.
      World Almanac ® Editors' alternatives: Time Capsule: the area Almanac® lists the goods that almost all got here to represent the yr 2016, from information and activities to pop culture.
      2016 Election effects: The global Almanac® presents a accomplished examine the total 2016 election method, from the curler coaster of the early primaries to kingdom and county presidential balloting effects and assurance of apartment, Senate, and gubernatorial races.
      The international at a Glance: This annual function of The international Almanac® offers a short examine the dazzling stats and curious proof that outline the altering international.
      • and lots more and plenty more.

Show description

Read Online or Download The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2017 PDF

Best Crafts books

How to Make Books: Fold, Cut & Stitch Your Way to a One-of-a-Kind Book

From zines you could fold in a minute to sumptuous leather-based journals and luxurious sketchbooks, easy methods to Make Books will stroll you thru the simple fundamentals of bookmaking. even if you’re a author, a scrapbooker, a political activist, or a postcard collector, allow e-book artist Esther okay. Smith be your consultant as you find your internal bookbinder.

Fabric Jewelry: 25 Designs to Make Using Silk, Ribbon, Buttons, and Beads

During this luxurious new choice of initiatives, Teresa Searle demonstrates find out how to layout and make a number of jewellery goods utilizing various cloth techniques and strategies from hand embroidery to finger knitting. Be encouraged by means of Teresa's mixtures of silks, classic prints, and old buttons to make special neckpieces, bracelets,.

Multimodular Origami Polyhedra: Archimedeans, Buckyballs and Duality (Dover Origami Papercraft)

Carrying on with the groundbreaking paintings in their past books, the mathematician and mechanical engineer authors of this quantity extra develop the hyperlink among origami and arithmetic — and extend the connection to crystallography. via a chain of pictures, diagrams, and charts, they illustrate the correlation among the origami waterbomb base and the mathematical duality precept of Archimedean solids.

Modern Knits, Vintage Style: Classic Designs from the Golden Age of Knitting

Listed here are greater than 20 new, retro-inspired styles for sweaters, skirts, scarves, capelets, hats, gloves, and socks from famous designers reminiscent of Lily Chin, Teva Durham, Annie Modesitt, Michele Orne, Anna Bell, and Kristin Spurkland. The e-book will characteristic new colour photos of every undertaking and classic images of the vintage clothing that encouraged them.

Extra info for The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2017

Show sample text content

Rated 4.30 of 5 – based on 14 votes