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General Reference: Encyclopedias

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What's an Encyclopedia?

"a work that contains information on all branches of knowledge or treats comprehensively a particular branch of knowledge usually in articles arranged alphabetically often by subject"

From Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary

The Landing School