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Penguin Encyclopedia of PlacesA comprehensive guide to the geography and history places scattered throughout the world. Articles range from detailed accounts of individual countries, to snapshot views of small communities, to descriptions of rivers and mountains, and they contain a wealth of background information - political facts, economic analysis, social and cultural framework.
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Entries: 9,343
Locations: 10,339