The World Almanac and Book of Facts (Paperback)
World Almanac Books, 9781600572050, 1008pp.
Publication Date: December 6, 2016
Other Editions of This Title:
- 2016--Year in Sports: Hundreds of pages of trivia and statistics that are essential for any sports fan, featuring complete coverage of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, the 2016 World Series, and much more.
- 2016--Year in Pictures: Striking full-color images from around the world in 2016, covering news, entertainment, science, and sports.
- 2016--Offbeat News Stories: The World Almanac(R) editors found some of the strangest news stories of the year.
- World Almanac (R) Editors' Picks: Time Capsule: The World Almanac(R) lists the items that most came to symbolize the year 2016, from news and sports to pop culture.
- 2016 Election Results: The World Almanac(R) provides a comprehensive look at the entire 2016 election process, from the roller coaster of the early primaries to state and county presidential voting results and coverage of House, Senate, and gubernatorial races.
- The World at a Glance: This annual feature of The World Almanac(R) provides a quick look at the surprising stats and curious facts that define the changing world.
- World Almanac (R) Editors' Picks: The Best Teams That Never Won It All: In light of Golden State's unprecedented regular season success and eventual downfall in the NBA Finals, The World Almanac(R) takes a look back into sports history for the best teams that fell just short of championship glory.
- Statistical Spotlight: A brand-new feature highlights statistics relevant to the biggest stories of the year. These data provide context to give readers a fresh perspective on important issues.
- Other New Highlights: Newly available statistics on sexuality, student loans, overdose deaths, state minimum wages, and much more.