The New York Public Library Desk Reference

The New York Public Library Desk Reference

Book - 1989
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While it is difficult to corroborate that this is "the most trusted resource for frequently sought information," this update of the 1998 almanac-encyclopedia covers a potpourri of facts about the physical world, the sciences, ideas, the ways we communicate, daily life (from etiquette to useful websites), recreation (including allowable two-letter Scrabble words), and politics. Includes a preface describing this distinguished library, and a new atlas and index. The original copyright is 1989. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: New York : Webster's New World : Distributed by Prentice Hall, c1989
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780136204442
Branch Call Number: 031 N4201 1989
Characteristics: xii, 836 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: New York Public Library


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