eBook Encyclopaedia Britannica Almanac 2010, 2010 Edition

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  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released July 2012
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The Encyclopaedia Britannica 2010 Almanac, is the complete source for fast facts. Published in association with Time Magazine, the Encyclopaedia Britannica Almanac 2010 includes more coverage of key subjects such as the arts, business, people, science, and the world than other leading almanacs. Read about the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Darfur, the rise of global food prices and the accompanying political and financial effects, the growing military operation in Afghanistan, the lives of influential political leaders, athletes, authors, heroes and much more!

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Year in Review.
2: The US in Afghanistan: The Longest War.
3: How Twitter Will Change the Way We Live.
4: Skyrocketing Food Prices: A Global Crisis.
5: Seed Banks—Preserving Crop Diversity.
6: Combating the Crisis in Darfur.
7: Chronology, July 2008–June 2009.
8: Disasters.
9: People.
10: The Time 100, 2009.
11: Celebrities and Newsmakers.
12: Obituaries.
13: Awards.
14: Time's Top 100 Films.
15: Time's Person of the Year, 1927–2008.
16: Nobel Prizes.
17: Special Achievement Awards.
18: Science Honors.
19: Nature, Science, Medicine, & Technology.
20: The New Age of Extinction.
21: Time.
22: The Universe.
23: Measurements and Numbers.
24: Applied Science.
25: Communications.
26: Aerospace Technology.
27: Air Travel.
28: Meteorology.
29: Hurricanes.
30: Geologic Disasters.
31: Civil Engineering.
32: Life on Earth.
33: Geology.
34: Geography.
35: Preserving Nature.
36: Health.
37: Diet and Exercise.
38: World.
39: Iran: Power of the People.
40: Countries of the World.
Afghanistan.
Albania.
Algeria.
Andorra.
Angola.
Antigua and Barbuda.
Argentina.
Armenia.
Australia.
Austria.
Azerbaijan.
Bahamas, The.
Bahrain.
Bangladesh.
Barbados.
Belarus.
Belgium.
Belize.
Benin.
Bhutan.
Bolivia.
Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Botswana.
Brazil.
Brunei.
Bulgaria.
Burkina Faso.
Burundi.
Cambodia.
Cameroon.
Canada.
Cape Verde.
Central African Republic.
Chad.
Chile.
China.
Colombia.
Comoros.
Congo, Democratic Republic of the.
Congo, Republic of the.
Costa Rica.
Côte d'Ivoire.
Croatia.
Cuba.
Cyprus.
Czech Republic.
Denmark.
Djibouti.
Dominica.
Dominican Republic.
East Timor (Timor-Leste).
Ecuador.
Egypt.
El Salvador.
Equatorial Guinea.
Eritrea.
Estonia.
Ethiopia.
Fiji.
Finland.
France.
Gabon.
Gambia, The.
Georgia.
Germany.
Ghana.
Greece.
Greenland.
Grenada.
Guatemala.
Guinea.
Guinea-Bissau.
Guyana.
Haiti.
Honduras.
Hong Kong.
Hungary.
Iceland.
India.
Indonesia.
Iran.
Iraq.
Ireland.
Israel.
Italy.
Jamaica.
Japan.
Jordan.
Kazakhstan.
Kenya.
Kiribati.
Korea, North.
Korea, South.
Kosovo.
Kuwait.
Kyrgyzstan.
Laos.
Latvia.
Lebanon.
Lesotho.
Liberia.
Libya.
Liechtenstein.
Lithuania.
Luxembourg.
Macedonia.
Madagascar.
Malawi.
Malaysia.
Maldives.
Mali.
Malta.
Marshall Islands.
Mauritania.
Mauritius.
Mexico.
Micronesia, Federated States of.
Moldova.
Monaco.
Mongolia.
Montenegro.
Morocco.
Mozambique.
Myanmar (Burma).
Namibia.
Nauru.
Nepal.
Netherlands, The.
New Zealand.
Nicaragua.
Niger.
Nigeria.
Norway.
Oman.
Pakistan.
Palau.
Panama.
Papua New Guinea.
Paraguay.
Peru.
Philippines.
Poland.
Portugal.
Puerto Rico.
Qatar.
Romania.
Russia.
Rwanda.
Saint Kitts and Nevis.
Saint Lucia.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.
Samoa.
San Marino.
São Tomé and Príncipe.
Saudi Arabia.
Senegal.