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How Wikipedia Works: And How You Can Be a Part of It

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How Wikipedia Works: And How You Can Be a Part of It
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Publisher: No Starch Press
ISBN/ASIN: 159327176X
Number of pages: 536

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This book was created by Wikipedians, it is a summary of how Wikipedia works. In How Wikipedia Works, you'll learn the skills required to use and contribute to the world's largest reference work - like what constitutes good writing and research and how to work with images and templates.

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