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Title Answer book : 10,001 fast facts about our world / National Geographic ; foreword by Kathryn Thornton.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C : National Geographic Society, 2015.
Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, 2016.

Item Status

Edition Updated edition.
Description 1 online resource (386 entries) ; digital files.
Note Includes index.
Contents Foreword / by Kathryn Thornton -- About this book -- Chapter 1. Maps & globes -- Chapter 2. The universe -- Chapter 3. Planet earth -- Chapter 4. Life on earth -- Chapter 5. Climates & habitats -- Chapter 6. The human world -- Chapter 7. World history -- Chapter 8. Science & technology -- Chapter 9. Countries of the world -- Contributors.
Access Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
Summary For anyone who has pondered the vastness of our universe, the rich variety of our planet, and the endlessly fascinating world of knowledge that surrounds us, National Geographic presents this timely volume, now fully updated and expanded. Exploring a full spectrum of topics, from earth sciences to astronomy, from climate and habitats to human arts and cultures, from ancient history to cutting-edge technology, this meticulously written and researched book is the ultimate family reference.
Form Also available in print version.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Local Note Credo Reference.
Credo Reference General Reference
Subject Geography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
World history -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Civilization -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Science -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Technology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Economics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Political science -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Thornton, Kathryn, author of foreword.
National Geographic Society (U.S.), publisher.
Credo Reference (Firm), distributor.
Added Title National Geographic answer book : 10,001 fast facts about our world.
Other Form: Print version: 1426215908 9781426215902 470 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (chiefly color)
ISBN 9781785397332 electronic version
1426215908 print
9781426215902 print