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5.0 out of 5 stars Latest version of Pears Cyclopaedia
This will be the fifth edition of Pears I've purchased over the years & I'm as delighted with this one as I was with the first.
Just one change that I feel is a loss & that is the map section related to the geographic locations - no longer worldwide, rather just UK ... please consider adding it back in future editions. Other than that .... all positive...
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1.0 out of 5 stars This book was delivered with a nasty sticker on the ...
This book was delivered with a nasty sticker on the back. Removing the sticker left a residue of sticky gunk, and removing the gunk caused damage. So, I now have spoiled and damaged book.

Thanks a bunch, guys!
Published 23 days ago by C.R. Suarez


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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Latest version of Pears Cyclopaedia, 31 Oct 2013
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This will be the fifth edition of Pears I've purchased over the years & I'm as delighted with this one as I was with the first.
Just one change that I feel is a loss & that is the map section related to the geographic locations - no longer worldwide, rather just UK ... please consider adding it back in future editions. Other than that .... all positive improvement

Regards

Chris Bennett
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars it cant be beaton, 11 Feb 2014
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Bought for my son who is teaching English in Vietnam. He cant get it there and he said it was essential text for his works there.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Reference Book, 9 Feb 2014
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I always have a copy of Pears Cyclopaedia in my home for reference purposes but I do not buy a new one every year, usually I get one every 4 or 5 years.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Essential information for cryptic crosswords., 14 Jan 2014
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I buy this cyclopedia approx every four or five years. Wonderful to have such a range of information in one book.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Book club, 12 Jan 2014
This review is from: Pears' Cyclopaedia 2013-2014 (Hardcover)
The book was delivered as stated on order. The book was a present for my father for Xmas and he was really pleased with it and not stopped talking about it.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Pears does the job, 12 Dec 2013
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Excellent quick source of imfomation, replaces my old 1986 version only thing missing is an atlas section and a gazeteer
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4.0 out of 5 stars PEARS, 20 Nov 2013
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Mrs. M. L. Carroll (Gloucester, UK) - See all my reviews
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The printing is very small but once you get into the way it is written there is some useful information.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Great pity - no maps or gazatteer, 25 Jun 2014
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Consistently good source of information in one small book. But the usual gripes, I'm afraid - only two rather pathetic maps as end sheets and no universal gazatteer. This means that I will have to keep my older copies for this information, although some of it will be out of date now. Also some new gripes - there was no protective cover around this edition, the print is smaller and paper quality meaner. Come on Pears - don't get any more complacent or I might have to migrate to Wikipedia more often.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Pears Cyclopaedia, 22 May 2014
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Have given it four because as other people have commented the writing is so TINY and also there is a shortage of map information
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5.0 out of 5 stars mine of information, 11 May 2014
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as a crossword solver, it has everything i need !!!! ad iinfornation updated every year . it is easy to use tge index
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