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Compton's multimedia encyclopedia.

Author: Britannica Software (Firm); Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc.; Jostens Learning Corporation.
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Britannica Software, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Computer file : CD for computer : Juvenile audience : English : Version 1.1View all editions and formats
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Offers the complete twenty-six volume Compton's encyclopedia on CD-ROM. Using eight entry paths, users can gain access to articles, pictures, and illustrations from the encyclopedia; view animations; and hear recordings of spoken text, music and other sounds.
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Britannica Software (Firm); Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc.; Jostens Learning Corporation.
ISBN: 1557301255 9781557301253
OCLC Number: 27310513
Notes: Title from title screen.
"Jointly developed by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc., and Jostens Learning Corporation"--User's guide.
Ed. statement from addendum.
Data on CD-ROM; same installation software on both floppy disks.
Description: 1 computer optical disc ; 4 3/4 in. + 2 computer discs (3 1/2-5 1/4 in.) + 1 user's guide (x, 77 pages : illustrations) + addendum
Details: System requirements: IBM XT, AT, PS/2 Model 30, or Tandy 2500XL, or 100% compatibles (AT-class machine highly recommended); 640K RAM; DOS 3.3; hard disk (20MB); VGA monitor display card; VGA or Multisync monitor; Microsoft Mouse or 100% compatibles; IBM speech adapter (model # 150 12265002, or Covox "Speech Thing"); CD-ROM drive (Sony 6101, Toshiba 3201B, Hitachi 3600, or NEC CDR-77 or 80).
Other Titles: Multimedia encyclopedia.
Compton's encyclopedia.

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Offers the complete twenty-six volume Compton's encyclopedia on CD-ROM. Using eight entry paths, users can gain access to articles, pictures, and illustrations from the encyclopedia; view animations; and hear recordings of spoken text, music and other sounds.

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