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Reprint of the 4th and 5th editions with modern font. For other uses, see Britannica disambiguation. Archived from the original on 22 March Cauz has been pursuing alliances with other companies and extending the Britannica brand to new educational and reference products, continuing the strategy pioneered by former CEO Elkan Harrison Powell in the mids.
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Where is the "Roof of the World"? In the third era 10th—14th editions, encyclopediqthe Britannica was managed by American businessmen who introduced direct marketing and door-to-door sales.
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University of Chicago Press. American businesses, including Sears Roebuck and the Benton Foundation 15th edition: Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. The Britannica has an Editorial Board of Advisors, which includes 12 distinguished scholars: The 14th ofr 15th editions were edited every year throughout their runs, so that later printings of each were entirely different from early ones.
Each book contains over interactive, analytical questions and answers that sharpen STEM skills. An exceptionally prolific contributor is Christine Sutton of the University of Oxfordwho contributed 24 articles on particle physics. Briitannica this was offered free, and no revised print versions appeared. Wolff, Geoffrey November If you're a seller, Fulfillment by Amazon can help you increase your sales. As of [update] in the fifteenth edition of BritannicaDale Hoiberga sinologistwas listed as Britannica's Senior Vice President and editor-in-chief.
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Inthe vice-president of Sears, Elkan Harrison Powellassumed presidency of the Britannica ; inhe began the policy of continuous revision. The 15th underwent massive re-organization inbut the updated, current version is still known as the 15th.
Retrieved 21 October Retrieved 14 March A volcano both destroyed and preserved Pompeii.