World Book Encyclopedia 2019

The World Book Encyclopedia, 2019, is a general A-Z look-up source in 22 hard-cover volumes full of accurate and trustworthy facts. Whether you are proving a point during a dinner-table discussion or checking a fact for a homework assignment, answers are here! Tens of thousands of index entries make it easy for you to find information wherever it is in the set. Abundant colorful photos, diagrams, charts, tables, and maps supplement the easy-to-read text. Along with the 17,000 articles is useful advice about studying and report writing for elementary through intermediate grades students.

Which South American countries were liberated by Simón Bolivar? What kind of animal is a uakari? Julia Gillard was prime minister of which country? How many kinds of trout are there in North America? Is an entrechat something to eat? School-age readers (ages 9-18) to adults: Bring your questions to The World Book Encyclopedia for answers!

Pre-Order Today! Available November 27, 2018.
SKU: 10046
ISBN: 978-0-7166-0119-7
Pages: 14,000+
Volumes: 22
Price: $1,199.00
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  • Over 1,200 new and revised articles including: North Korea, drones, virtual reality and the royal wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle.
  • Current census and economic data for U.S. and countries around the world
  • New biographies of actors, directors, musicians, authors, and politicians, including Jeffrey Bezo and Elon Musk.
  • Recent outcomes of national elections around the world
  • Updates to tables of winners of prizes and awards, including Nobels, Pulitzers, and various literary awards
  • Sports updates for outcomes of major tournaments and races, including the 2018 Winter Olympic Games and FIFA World Cup.

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