The Pursuit of Truth

“Genuinely inclusive world history is such a helpful, even necessary, guide for survival in the crowded world in which we live.” So wrote our senior editor, William H. McNeill, about the Berkshire Encyclopedia of World History. One of the best things about my short encyclopedia publishing career is getting to know Bill McNeill, and I get goosebumps when I think about the serendipity involved in our finding him, retired to a country home not far from Great Barrington, and the great fortune of having him take an interest in our fledging business.
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