Esposito is named to head EB

July 1995
Publishers Weekly;7/10/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 28, p10
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Reports on the appointment of Joseph Esposito as president of Encyclopedia Britannica (EB). Career background; Familiarity with electronic publishing; Changes in the encyclopedia market.


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