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Whitaker's almanack 2013

Label
Whitaker's almanack 2013
Title
Whitaker's almanack 2013
Title variation
Almanack for the year of our Lord, 2013
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Since Joseph Whitaker published the first edition in 1868, Whitaker's Almanack has grown by over 1,000 pages and now has nearly 10,000 entries in its index, yet its overall structure remains faithful to the original. Features: Extensive data on every world country; Comprehensive coverage of the UK's social, political and economic infrastructure; UK university fees; An up-to-date guide to taxation and legal affairs; Reviews of the last year in archaeology, architecture, art, broadcasting, business, dance, film, literature, classical and pop music, opera, science, theatre and politics; and, Directory listings of UK education bodies, societies and institutions, trade unions, clubs, media and sports organisations. Whitaker's Almanack 2013 is the definitive reference guide. In its 145th edition, the book has been completely revised and updated, using the most authoritative sources available. The Almanack contains a comprehensive overview of every aspect of UK infrastructure and an excellent introduction to world politics
Dewey number
305
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1820-1895
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Whitaker, Joseph
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  • Almanacs, English
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
Whitaker's almanack 2013
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: The Year 2013 -- 2013 Calendar -- 2014 Calendar -- Forthcoming Events -- Centenaries -- United Kingdom -- The UK in Figures -- The National Flag -- The Royal Family -- Private Secretaries -- Finance -- Military Ranks and Titles -- Kings and Queens -- Descendants of Queen Victoria -- The House of Windsor -- Precedence -- Peerage -- Hereditary Peers -- Life Peers -- Lords Spiritual -- Courtesy Titles and Peers' Surnames -- Orders of Chivalry -- Baronetage and Knightage -- The Order of St John -- Dames -- Decorations and Medals -- Chiefs of Clans in Scotland -- Privy Council -- Parliament -- Members of Parliament -- By-election Results -- General Election Facts and Figures -- The Government And Public Bodies -- The Cabinet -- Government Departments -- Executive Agencies -- Non-ministerial Government Departments -- Public Bodies -- Regional Government -- London -- Wales -- Scotland -- Northern Ireland -- European Parliament -- Local Government --
  • Contents note continued: Political Composition of Councils -- England -- Principal Cities -- English County Councils -- London Borough Councils -- District Councils -- Metropolitan Borough Councils -- Unitary Councils -- London -- The City Guilds -- Wales -- Scotland -- Northern Ireland -- Isle of Man -- Channel Islands -- Law and Order -- Law Courts and Offices -- Scottish Judicature -- Northern Ireland Judicature -- Tribunals -- Ombudsman Services -- Police -- Prisons -- Defence -- Salaries -- Pensions -- Education -- The Education System -- Universities -- Professional Education -- Independent Schools -- National Academies -- Research Councils -- Health -- National Health Service -- Social Welfare -- Social Services -- National Insurance -- Pensions -- War Pensions -- Tax Credits -- Benefits -- Utilities And Transport -- Water -- Energy -- Transport -- Religion -- Religion in the UK -- Churches -- Communications -- Postal Services -- Telecommunications -- Internet --
  • Contents note continued: The Environment -- Conservation and Heritage -- World Heritage Sites -- Heritage -- Historic Buildings and Monuments -- Museums and Galleries -- Sights of London -- Hallmarks -- Banking and Finance -- British Currency -- Banking and Personal Finance -- Financial Services Regulation -- National Savings -- National Debt -- London Stock Exchange -- Economic Statistics -- Cost of Living -- Insurance -- Taxation -- Income Tax -- Value Added Tax -- Stamp Duty -- Legal Notes -- Intellectual Property -- The Media -- Broadcasting -- Television -- Radio -- The Press -- Newspapers -- Periodicals -- Book Publishers -- Organisations -- Trade and Professional Bodies -- Trade Unions -- Sports Bodies -- Clubs -- Charities and Societies -- The World -- The World in Figures -- Air Distances -- Time Zones -- Travel Overseas -- European Union -- International Organisations -- Countries of the World A-Z -- The North and South Poles -- UK Overseas Territories --
  • Contents note continued: The Year 2011-12 -- Events -- UK Affairs -- Arts and Media -- Business and Economic Affairs -- Crimes and Legal Affairs -- Environment and Science -- Sport -- International Affairs -- Obituaries -- Archaeology -- Architecture -- Art -- Business and Finance -- Conservation -- Natural Environment -- Built Heritage -- Dance -- Film -- Literature -- The Media -- Television -- Radio -- The Press -- Internet -- Music -- Classical -- Pop -- Opera -- Parliament -- Acts of Parliament -- Science and Discovery -- Sports Results -- 2012 Olympic Games -- Sports Records -- Theatre -- Weather -- Time And Space -- Astronomy -- Time Measurement and Calendars -- Tidal Predictions
Control code
000050127182
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
145th ed.
Extent
1198 p.
Isbn
9781408172070
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Whitaker's almanack 2013
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: The Year 2013 -- 2013 Calendar -- 2014 Calendar -- Forthcoming Events -- Centenaries -- United Kingdom -- The UK in Figures -- The National Flag -- The Royal Family -- Private Secretaries -- Finance -- Military Ranks and Titles -- Kings and Queens -- Descendants of Queen Victoria -- The House of Windsor -- Precedence -- Peerage -- Hereditary Peers -- Life Peers -- Lords Spiritual -- Courtesy Titles and Peers' Surnames -- Orders of Chivalry -- Baronetage and Knightage -- The Order of St John -- Dames -- Decorations and Medals -- Chiefs of Clans in Scotland -- Privy Council -- Parliament -- Members of Parliament -- By-election Results -- General Election Facts and Figures -- The Government And Public Bodies -- The Cabinet -- Government Departments -- Executive Agencies -- Non-ministerial Government Departments -- Public Bodies -- Regional Government -- London -- Wales -- Scotland -- Northern Ireland -- European Parliament -- Local Government --
  • Contents note continued: Political Composition of Councils -- England -- Principal Cities -- English County Councils -- London Borough Councils -- District Councils -- Metropolitan Borough Councils -- Unitary Councils -- London -- The City Guilds -- Wales -- Scotland -- Northern Ireland -- Isle of Man -- Channel Islands -- Law and Order -- Law Courts and Offices -- Scottish Judicature -- Northern Ireland Judicature -- Tribunals -- Ombudsman Services -- Police -- Prisons -- Defence -- Salaries -- Pensions -- Education -- The Education System -- Universities -- Professional Education -- Independent Schools -- National Academies -- Research Councils -- Health -- National Health Service -- Social Welfare -- Social Services -- National Insurance -- Pensions -- War Pensions -- Tax Credits -- Benefits -- Utilities And Transport -- Water -- Energy -- Transport -- Religion -- Religion in the UK -- Churches -- Communications -- Postal Services -- Telecommunications -- Internet --
  • Contents note continued: The Environment -- Conservation and Heritage -- World Heritage Sites -- Heritage -- Historic Buildings and Monuments -- Museums and Galleries -- Sights of London -- Hallmarks -- Banking and Finance -- British Currency -- Banking and Personal Finance -- Financial Services Regulation -- National Savings -- National Debt -- London Stock Exchange -- Economic Statistics -- Cost of Living -- Insurance -- Taxation -- Income Tax -- Value Added Tax -- Stamp Duty -- Legal Notes -- Intellectual Property -- The Media -- Broadcasting -- Television -- Radio -- The Press -- Newspapers -- Periodicals -- Book Publishers -- Organisations -- Trade and Professional Bodies -- Trade Unions -- Sports Bodies -- Clubs -- Charities and Societies -- The World -- The World in Figures -- Air Distances -- Time Zones -- Travel Overseas -- European Union -- International Organisations -- Countries of the World A-Z -- The North and South Poles -- UK Overseas Territories --
  • Contents note continued: The Year 2011-12 -- Events -- UK Affairs -- Arts and Media -- Business and Economic Affairs -- Crimes and Legal Affairs -- Environment and Science -- Sport -- International Affairs -- Obituaries -- Archaeology -- Architecture -- Art -- Business and Finance -- Conservation -- Natural Environment -- Built Heritage -- Dance -- Film -- Literature -- The Media -- Television -- Radio -- The Press -- Internet -- Music -- Classical -- Pop -- Opera -- Parliament -- Acts of Parliament -- Science and Discovery -- Sports Results -- 2012 Olympic Games -- Sports Records -- Theatre -- Weather -- Time And Space -- Astronomy -- Time Measurement and Calendars -- Tidal Predictions
Control code
000050127182
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
145th ed.
Extent
1198 p.
Isbn
9781408172070
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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