Through the striking image of bees seeking nourishment from a flower, the SPINESCAPE® design for the World Book Encyclopedia 2015 edition—The Lure of Learning—represents the human desire for knowledge. Bees depend on flowers to provide them with sustenance. So, too, do readers depend on the World Book Encyclopedia to provide them with accurate and authoritative information needed to develop a better understanding of their world. Your family will be lured by the vivid colors and striking detail featured in the World Book Encyclopedia 2015, and their curiosity is sure to be rewarded by the informative and eminently readable content they will discover within the pages of the set.
Thousands of new, revised, and expanded articles including Ukraine and Crimea, Vladimir Putin, President of Russia, Pope Saint John XXIII and Pope Saint John Paul II, Activist Julian Assange; Entertainers Eminem, Taylor Swift, and Jackie Chan
Created with the collaboration of expert contributors, advisers, editors, and researchers to ensure readability, accuracy, and currency
More than 25,000 photographs, maps, and illustrations
Dozens of QR codes that link to complementary video content
SKU: 10041 | ISBN: 978-0-7166-0115-9 | Volumes: 22 | Pages: 14,000+ | Trim: 18.4 x 24.8cm Interest Level: All ages