Bill Zachs on how the initial inspiration and ultimate achievement of the Scottish Enlightenment was made tangible with the publication of The Encyclopedia Britannica.


An Edinburgh bibliophile takes Paul Kennedy through his library of amazing books that were published in Scotland in the late 18th century, during the heyday of the Scottish Enlightenment. At the time, Adam Smith, David Hume, James Boswell and The Encyclopaedia Britannica were runaway bestsellers.

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