For quizzes, crosswords and general knowledge Whitaker's Almanack Pocket Reference contains an assortment of fascinating facts and figures in a handy-sized format. From sport to science, politics to places and music to mathematics, this edition is an invaluable source of information providing access to facts and figures - fast.
New subjects include a new section on food and wine, eating and drinking etiquette, calories and units of alcohol in popular alcoholic drinks, vegetables in season throughout the year, even shooting seasons!
Contents include: the solar system, world geographical statistics, countries of the world, time zones, currencies, religion, the periodic table, genetics and evolution, mathematics, weights and measures, alphabets and symbols, royalty, language.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Publication Date: 24/08/2007
- Category: General encyclopaedias
- ISBN: 9780713685633