“The World Book Encyclopedia is the only general A-Z print research source that is still published today. World Book makes it easy to explore, learn, and grow. Whether you are looking up information to understand a subject or checking a fact for a homework or research assignment, you can find your answers here! Thousands of index entries make it easy to find information wherever it is in the set. An abundance of colorful photos, diagrams, charts, tables, and maps supplement the easy to read text.
The 2020 World Book Encyclopedia Set includes over 1,500 new and revised articles that reflect new advancements and research, and recent results of national elections. Brand new biographies that cover notable figures such as British politician Jeremy Corbyn, Gold Medal Gymnast Simone Biles, and World Book covers infamous movie monster Godzilla!
Revised articles feature new content on such developments as the first image of a black hole’s event horizon and Tiger Woods’ dramatic return to the top tier of professional golf. Extensive revisions to longer articles including Automobile Racing, Basketball, and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (U.S.S.R.)
In addition to over 17,000 articles, World Book also includes useful advice for elementary through intermediate grades students about best practices for studying and clear report writing.
Full of accurate and trustworthy facts, the World Book Encyclopedia set is perfect for proving a point during a dinner-table discussion or if you’re just on a curious fact-finding mission. World Book appeals to all ages. World Book has been a trusted learning source for libraries, schools, and homes for over a century.”
“Parents, teachers, and librarians consistently rank The World Book Encyclopedia the best general reference source because of its easy-to-use format that students find so appealing. World Book editors present information in a clear, direct style that makes each article readable. Articles start at a relatively basic level and advance in depth as they progress. More than 28,000 rich photographs and illustrations are combined with award-winning text to produce the perfect encyclopedia for students and families. No wonder it has been a staple on home, library, and classroom shelves since the first edition in 1917.”
- Publisher : WORLD BOOK (January 1, 2020)
- Language : English
- ISBN-10 : 0716601206
- ISBN-13 : 978-0716601203