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Seven Essential General Reference Resources
Combining a comprehensive set of the finest UK-compiled reference works, this CD-ROM gives the user access to a vast array of words, facts, figures, and information. The books can be searched individually or together in any combination, making the Library an invaluable tool for serious researcher and serendipitous browser alike.
Have the world's information at your fingertips with this upgraded CD-ROM co-published by world-renown Penguin Books. Own seven essential general reference resources on a single CD-ROM. Everything from definitions and word usage, to encyclopedia articles, quotations and global historical events. More than 1,000 photos/illustrations, over 8,000,000 words, a 13,500 event timeline and thousands of cross-reference links. A click on any word executes a full word search across all seven titles. Resources included are:
Hutchinson Encyclopedia - A complete cross-referenced detailed reference resource.
Longman Dictionary of the English Language - More than 220,000 definitions.
The New Penguin Dictionary of Quotations - 2,000 sources and 10,000 quotations.
Chronology of World History - from 10,000 BC to the present.
Roget's Thesaurus - The complete world-famous thesaurus.
Usage and Abusage - Clears up all confusion about words and how to use them.
Helicon Book of Days - Interesting events for each day of the year.
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Requirements: 486 (or better) processor, 8 Mbytes RAM, 8 Mbytes hard disk space, double-speed (or better) CD-ROM, SVGA graphics with 256 colors, Windows 3.1, Windows NT, or Windows 95.
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