Almanacs organize detailed factual information on a wide variety of subjects in convenient categories. Almanacs come in great variety and specialization, compiling facts on elections, the Vietnam War, American women, etc. They are excellent for quickly finding a myriad of different facts, e.g. the population of a country, Nobel Prize winners, or the name of mountain ranges. A well known online almanac with facts on almost anything is:
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