Today’s Knowledge in a Compact Format
The editors of Encyclopedia Britannica, the world standard in reference since 1768, present the Britannica Global Edition. Develoved specifically to provide comprehensive and global coverage of the world around us, this unique product contains thousands of timely, relevant, essential articles drawn from the Encyclopedia Britannica itself, as well as from the Britannica Concise Encyclopedia, the Britannica Encyclopedia of World Religions, and Compton’s by Britannica. Written by international experts and scholars, the encyclopedic articles in this collection reflect the standards that have been the hallmark of the leading English-language encyclopedia for over 240 years.
Current and Comprehensive
Timely topics range from global warming to the iPhone, from Mumbai to Obama.
Visually Rich Content
8,500 photographs, maps, flags, and illustrations accompany 16.5 million words.
30 Volume of Global Coverage
Over 40,000 in-depht articles were written by international experts and scholars, including Nobel Prize winners such as Milton Friedman