Compton's Interactive Encyclopedia CD-I (CD-I, CD-ROM) Philips Interactive Media - 1992 USA, Canada Release

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Compton's Interactive Encyclopedia CD-I
Product ID 31069-01732
Product UPC 731069017325
Platform(s) CD-I
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1992
Publisher(s) Philips Interactive Media
Category(s) Reference, Encyclopedia
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

The entire 26-volume Compton's Encyclopedia comes to life on your television! You can instantly access high-resolution visuals, CD-quality sound, and exciting video and audio segments!

Travel to the past in a Time Machine... or around today's world in an interactive world atlas. Listen to the music of Bach or Vivaldi. Examine the valves of a beating heart. Watch man's first steps on the moon.

  • Complete, up-to-date information.
  • Eight unique exploration paths.
  • 5,200 comprehensive articles.
  • 130 picture montages.
  • Video mini-documentaries.
  • Time Machine featuring 700 events linked to the main encyclopedia.
  • Complete world atlas linked to over 1,000 articles.
  • Webster's Intermediate Dictionary on-line, providing immediate definitions for any on-screen word.

Compton's Interactive Encyclopedia puts you in touch with the world- and beyond.

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