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The Resource A world of discovery : an essential compendium of world-changing discoveries and inventions, James Brown & Richard Platt

A world of discovery : an essential compendium of world-changing discoveries and inventions, James Brown & Richard Platt

Label
A world of discovery : an essential compendium of world-changing discoveries and inventions
Title
A world of discovery
Title remainder
an essential compendium of world-changing discoveries and inventions
Statement of responsibility
James Brown & Richard Platt
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this stylish miscellany, celebrated author Richard Platt and printmaker James Brown travel through the past and present, showcasing the amazing breakthroughs in science and technology that have changed our lives forever. Discover fascinating facts and figures about space travel, the human body, time, the computer, and much more. Each bold, bright, and beautiful contemporary illustration is presented alongside an engaging fact-filled explanation. Covering thirty diverse and intriguing topics, this is the perfect book for inquiring minds of all ages."--Back cover
Cataloging source
YDX
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1972-
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Brown, James
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Platt, Richard
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  • Discoveries in science
  • Inventions
  • Science
  • Technology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A world of discovery : an essential compendium of world-changing discoveries and inventions, James Brown & Richard Platt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle from cover
  • Originally published: London : Walker Studio, 2018
  • "Ages 7-10"--Back cover
Bar code
  • 31223136200491
  • 31223136200541
  • 31223136200566
  • 31223136200558
  • 31223136200533
  • 31223136200525
  • 31223136200517
  • 31223136200509
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
38 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
62 pages
Isbn
9781536207668
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
(OCoLC)1082457776
Label
A world of discovery : an essential compendium of world-changing discoveries and inventions, James Brown & Richard Platt
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle from cover
  • Originally published: London : Walker Studio, 2018
  • "Ages 7-10"--Back cover
Bar code
  • 31223136200491
  • 31223136200541
  • 31223136200566
  • 31223136200558
  • 31223136200533
  • 31223136200525
  • 31223136200517
  • 31223136200509
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
38 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
62 pages
Isbn
9781536207668
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
(OCoLC)1082457776

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