This fact finder is a revised version of the book "Gem Ready Reference", providing coverage of information on the world of measures including two new sections on symbols, codes and languages and abbreviations and words. Instant facts and figures, from laundry codes to Morse code, length, area, volume, weight, energy, temperature, time, speed, geometry, everyday measures, astronomy and features of the Earth are all included. The book also includes conversion tables.
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• A fascinating source of information on measurements, symbols, codes and abbreviations
• Wide-ranging topics, from binary numbers to the zodiac year, square roots to semaphore
• Conversion tables and clear diagrams provide information at a glance
• An essential companion for the home, office or study
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Book Description HarperCollins (UK). Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 4703227