The World Book Encyclopedia repeatedly ranks as the top reference set on the market by librarians, teachers, and parents. The encyclopedia’s straightforward and highly illustrated format lets the material appeal to a wide range of readers.
The world book’s abundance of information is displayed in a direct style that makes the content’s educational merit easy to digest. Articles start with relatively simple information and advance in depth as they go on. This edition’s classic black binding will never go out of style with its timeless allure.
More than 27,500 vibrant photographs and illustrations complement the informative and highly readable text, allowing the material to have a vast appeal
Over 3,800 expert scholars contributed to the edition in collaboration with the World Book's editors and researchers to make sure that the articles reflect contemporary scholarship
World Book high revision standards make the encyclopedia as current and accurate as possible
There are upwards of 65 new and 3,000 revised articles
Highlighting the 2008 edition are new and expanded articles on electronic games, Google, Inc., George Clooney and Maria Sharapova, among many others
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