The 1969 Encyclopedia Britannica, the 200 Year Anniversary Special Edition. The world's foremost authorities contributed to this work.
Meeting the Challenge of Tomorrow, the 1969 New Edition Encyclopedia Britannica
The 1969 Encyclopedia Britannica, the Two Hundred Year Anniversary Special Edition
The product and possession of the World. Britannica is often called the product and the possession of the world. Britannica's contributions are the world's foremost authorities from every civilized country, and its purchasers have been men and women from every land. In 1969, Britannica had been owned, edited and published in the U. S. for almost 65 years. Though known and respected throughout the world, Britannica has been entirely owned, edited and published in the United States from almost 65 years back in 1969. The publishing offices back in 1969 were located on in Chicago, Illinois.
In 1969, the Andersons have Found the Real Formula for Family Success
The Britannica Encyclopedia was Originally Published in Scotland in 1768
The first edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica was a major undertaking in Scotland, Edinburgh, by "Society of Gentlemen" they published three amazing volumes during the years 1768 to 1771. It was named "Britannica" because it was intended for all English-speaking people, and, at that time, all such people … including those living in England, Scotland, Ireland and North America … were members of the British Empire.
"Encyclopædia Britannica" Commercial
Encyclopedia Britannica is Dedicated to the task of Sharing Knowledge
Encyclopedia Britannica helps People understand the Possible Future with Knowledge
The 1969 Encyclopedia helps you understand what it will be like in a decade from now - or even in thirty years. With the incredible scientific progress up to 1969; the future appears limitless. Mankind was on the threshold of opportunities of greatness ever known. 1969 was a year of great hope for mankind.
Encyclopedia Britannica is the Reference Standard of the World
More wisdom from William Benton, the Encyclopedia Britannica Publisher
In 1969 such a world of great possibilities was not certain. The future could also bring a cataclysmic end to all civilization. Even if war is avoided, science and technology will not guarantee the realization of the good life for man. To make the fruits of knowledge serve man well, wisdom must guide their use. The kind of education we have - the kind we help our children to achieve - will determine whether we move ahead with the future and whether it is the sort of future we want.
1992 Encyclopedia Britannica Commercial
The Answers to the Great Questions of Our Time lie with Us and our Children
Encyclopedia Britannica: All the world at your fingertips
In 1969 Britannica provide Readers with Knowledge, Inspiration & Success
In 1969 during the 200th anniversary, the Encyclopedia Britannica looked back ober a history during which it has had a marked influence on the success of many famous men and women of the English-speaking world. Young Michael Faraday was inspired to become "the father of electricity" by reading a set of Britannica's bought into the shop where he was employed. Others, like George Washington and Alexander Hamilton, read and profited by their sets as adults. Through generation after generation, Britannica has been the most important single source of authoritative, up-to-date information. And, as the world has changed and accumulated knowledge has expanded, Britannica has grown to keep pace with the times. In 1969, continuing a great tradition, the Encyclopedia Britannica stood ready to provide the readers of that day with knowledge, inspiration and success.
Britannica can Help, Our Schools alone cannot Fulfill all of our Educational Needs
250 Years of Truth and Knowledge | Encyclopaedia Britannica
Facts about the 1969 Encyclopedia Britannica, 200 Anniversary Edition
In the 1969 edition every large page of nonglare, high-opacity paper manufactured especially for Encyclopedia Britannica … to Britannica's rigid specifications … by the country's leading paper mills. There are 36,408,000 words and all textural materials in the 1969 Britannica is set in clear, black type chosen for best possible readability. Frequent headings and subheadings make it easy to pinpoint wanted information quickly.
This is Ted, No one Handed Success to Ted Anderson on a Sliver Platter
There are 10,336 Contributors in the 1969 Edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica
Because the 1969 Britannica contains information's on every essential subject, is could not be written by just a few authors or the authors or just one country. Rather, this monumental work is the result of the cooperation of more than 10,000 authorities form all over the world.
Encyclopedia Britannica 1969 200th Anniversary White Set + Dictionaries & Atlas
Twenty Four Handsome Volumes made up the 1969 Encyclopedia Britannica
William Benton speaking about the 1969 Encyclopedia Britannica
William Benton speaking about the 1969 Encyclopedia Britannica, It opens to us the entire universe of knowledge without which it is difficult and, in many ways, impossible to form opinions, make decisions, and gain a vital role in the world of today and tomorrow. It provides information that will guide us and our children towards success in our chosen fields.
This is Peggy, she Worked as a Secretary Before Marrying Ted.
The 1969 Britannica is equivalent in scope to form 500 to 1000 Ordinary Volumes
The 1969 Britannica is equivalent in scope to form 500 to 1000 ordinary volumes. If all of the articles included in the 24 volumes of Britannica were assembled according to subject, and printed and bound as separate books, hundreds of volumes would be filled. Scattered throughout the thousands of authoritative articles contained in the 1969 Britannica can be found small bits of information that, because of their unusual and often humorous nature, amaze and delight the reader. While these "fanciful facts" are unusually not important in themselves, they add considerable to the readability of the articles.
10th December 1768: First edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica published
28,064 Pages in Britannica, More pages than are Contained in Seventy-five Novels.
Identification of Volumes of the Britannica Encyclopedia
When you consult Encyclopedia Britannica - especially if it is the first time - it is best to make a preliminary examination of the entire set. Familiarize yourself with Britannica's various parts, the organization, and with many aids that will help you locate the information you desire. On the backbone of each volume, stamped in gold, is the name ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, the number of the volume, and the worlds, or part of the words that indicate the volume's content.
This is Susan, she just Turned Eight, She wants to be a Great Artist
There are 22,105 Illustrations in the 1969 Britannica, Your onw Private Gallery
The Encyclopedia Britannica Copyright Date and Preface
Statrting with Volume One, note the copyright datee. New editions of Britannica are issued each year, and you will want to check how up-to-date your set is. Next, look at the Editor's Preface: it explains Britannica's continuous revision policy and cites the purposes and objective of the Encyclopedia Britannica.
Encyclopaedia Britannica - 10 Historical Facts About Print Editions
This is Chuck, he is one of the best-liked and Most Admired Boys in School
There are Fourteen "Transvision" Anatomy Illustrations in the 1969 Britannica
The First Edition of Encyclopedia Britannica was Published in Three Volumes in 1768-1771
In 1969 Britannica was for Everyday, and a Lifetime
Adults learn to depend on Britannica as a source of daily help and counsel on everything from lawn and garden care to successful business management. Mort important in today's fast moving world, regular use of Britannica enables them to speak authoritatively on wide variety of subjects, and results in their opinions being sought, listened and respected.
Encyclopaedia Britannica; or, a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences compiled upon a new plan.
200th Anniversary, Enclosed are Important Materials
Encyclopedia Britannica, represents the Work of Thousands of Contributors
In every modern field of study a high degree of specialization has developed. Few persons can claim to be experts in any more than one small area of a general field of knowledge. Encyclopedia Britannica, therefore, represents the work of thousands of contributors. No one branch of knowledge, however is completely independent of the others. The more scientist and scholars specialize, the more they realize how the myriad divisions of their subject supplements each others - fitting into great sand basically simple patterns.
1969, and Now the New Encyclopedia Britannica
The 1969 Edition Reservation Certificate for the Encyclopedia Britannica.
The Encyclopedia Britannica's list of Contributors
Most of the major articles in Britannica are signed with the initials of the contributor. In the listing, Initials and Names of Contributors, you will find the contributor's full name and a brief description of his qualifications. There is also a complete alphabetically arranged listing of all Encyclopedia Britannica contributors which shows the articles each authority has written.
Hundred of Subjects you will find in the Britannica from Sports to Old time Dances
Another Vintage Encyclopedia Britannica Commercial
Encyclopedia Britannica's Board of Editors back in 1969
Fanciful Facts from the Pages of Britannica
Meeting the Challenge of Tomorrow in the New Britannica
This is a Great example of the Kind of Color Photos you can Find in the 1969 Britannica
The 1969 Britannica Promotes Family Closeness
Lifelong ties of mutual affection and respect enrich the lives of parents as well as children, and should be preserved. No single possession can contribute as much toward this end as the Encyclopedia Britannica. The shared adventure of learning … the better understanding of one another's interest, ambitions and problems that grown from this sharing … builds a firm family unity that is unlikely to be broken no matter how far from home the individual members of the family are ultimately called.
For the Individual, for the Family, Britannica is a Priceless Possession
"American Gothic" is another Great Piece of artwork found in the Britannica
The Encyclopaedia Britannica Index, Your Key to the World's Knowledge
The Britannica Library is Equivalent in Scope to 500 to 1000 Ordinary Volumes.
Britannica's Book of the Year, a One Volume Encyclopedia of Current Events.
The 1969 Britannica takes you on a Magic Carpet Trip around the World
The Index Knows Where Everything Is in the Encyclopedia Britannica
Explore the Whole World … and the Universe in the Encyclopedia Britannica
Finding Information about a Single Subject in the 1969 Britannica
1969 Edition Reservation Certificate for the Encyclopedia Britannica
The Atlas with the Atlas Index for the 1969 Encyclopedia Britannica
Finding Information About Broad Topics in the 1969 Encyclopedia Britannica
The 1969 Britannica Home Reading Guide for Religions of the World
The 1969 Britannica Home Reading Guide for Business Law
The 1969 Britannica Home Reading Guide for the Appreciation of Music
The 1969 Britannica Home Reading Guide for Mathematics
In 1969 Some of the Prominent Owners of Encyclopedia Britannica
What Satisfied Owners have to say about Britannica's Educational Program
Copperplate Engravings by Andrew Bell in the First Edition of Britannica
A Sample of Some of the Amazing People in pages of Britannica
Back in 1969 Buying the Encyclopaedia Britannica was a Major Purchase for a Family
Glenn Waters (author) on May 19, 2021:
Yes, I spent many hours doing research for school projects with them, and also they were great fun to read on really cold snow days when everything was shut down.
Lady Dazy from UK on May 11, 2021:
In 1969 , the best way to get information was to look in an one of these books and find out what you needed to know. Many homes owned a set.