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Famous first facts : a record of first happenings, discoveries, and inventions in American history

Label
Famous first facts : a record of first happenings, discoveries, and inventions in American history
Title
Famous first facts
Title remainder
a record of first happenings, discoveries, and inventions in American history
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For more than half a century, Famous First Facts has earned the accolades of reviewers and a place on library reference shelves nationwide. This new edition of the reference classic is updated and expanded with new entries reflecting the latest developments and discoveries, and newly organized for better access to information. - Amazon
Cataloging source
DON
Dewey number
031/.02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1899-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kane, Joseph Nathan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Famous first facts : a record of first happenings, discoveries, and inventions in American history
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • Preceded by Famous first facts / Joseph Nathan Kane, Steven Anzovin & Janet Podell. 6th ed. 2006
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- How to Use This Book -- Expanded Contents -- Famous First Facts : (Arts and Entertainment -- Business and Industry -- Daily Life -- Education -- Engineering -- Government and Politics -- Media and Communications -- Medicine and Health -- Military and War -- Nature and Environment -- Population and Settlement -- Religion -- Science and Technology -- Society -- Sports and Recreation -- Transportation) -- Subject index -- Index by Years -- Index to Personal Names -- Geographical Index
Control code
1902893
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Seventh edition.
Extent
xvii, 1425 pages
Isbn
9781619254688
Lccn
2016303010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781619254688
  • (OCoLC)899240465
Label
Famous first facts : a record of first happenings, discoveries, and inventions in American history
Publication
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • Preceded by Famous first facts / Joseph Nathan Kane, Steven Anzovin & Janet Podell. 6th ed. 2006
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- How to Use This Book -- Expanded Contents -- Famous First Facts : (Arts and Entertainment -- Business and Industry -- Daily Life -- Education -- Engineering -- Government and Politics -- Media and Communications -- Medicine and Health -- Military and War -- Nature and Environment -- Population and Settlement -- Religion -- Science and Technology -- Society -- Sports and Recreation -- Transportation) -- Subject index -- Index by Years -- Index to Personal Names -- Geographical Index
Control code
1902893
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Seventh edition.
Extent
xvii, 1425 pages
Isbn
9781619254688
Lccn
2016303010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781619254688
  • (OCoLC)899240465

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