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Of more interest to encyclopaedists than to lay readers , the meetings today seem notable as one of the few known instances in which senior editorial people representing all of the fields of knowledge could meet regularly to discuss the ...
Thus , though the contemporary Russian composer is officially Dmitry Dmitriyevich Shostakovich , he is known in the Britannica , as he is in most of the West , as Dmitry Shostakovich ; the earlier Russian composer Pyotr Ilich Chaykovsky ...
The other , the encyclopaedia , sets for itself the goal of reporting everything that is and can be known about the universe . The one is mirrored or reflected in the other — the macrocosm in the microcosm . The universe includes man ...
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This is the 198215th Edition, in two halves, with the Macropaedia and the Micropaedia. First published in 1768, the publisher is the oldest English-language encyclopedia still in print. Two Scottish ... Read full review
atomic nuclei and elementary particles
Energy radiation and the states and transformation of matter
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