Encyclopaedia Britannica

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    APP OF THE DAY: Britannica Kids - Ancient Rome review (iPad)

    By 25 April 2011

    Apart from the sanitation, the medicine, education, wine, public order, irrigation, roads, the fresh-water system, and public health, what have the Romans ever done for us? Well, for the answers to that question, along with a couple of quirky games as...

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    Encyclopaedia Britannica 2008 Ultimate Edition - PC review

    By 6 November 2007

    There was a time when all good homes had a row of books on a shelf that could be referred to whenever a question or homework topic arose. Technology condensed this to DVD form but now that we have the Internet and all the information we could ever need...