The Britannica Book of the Year® provides a valuable viewpoint on the people and events that shaped the year. It serves as a great reference source for the latest on the ever-changing populations, governments, and economies throughout the world.


Read the biographies of those who made a difference during the year and say goodbye to the notables who passed away.


Experts report on the significant developments in all key fields � from architecture to politics to sports, from art to religion to science and more.

The World

Enjoy coverage of sovereign countries and dependent areas worldwide, plus quick-reference data such as capitals, populations, flags, heads of state and government, and more.

World Data

Find facts and figures about demographics, foreign trade, education, and health.

Volumes: 1

Pages: 882

ISBN: 978-1-62513-103-4

Copyright: 2014