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Britannica all new children's encyclopedia: what we know & what we don't

Format: Hardback

ISBN: 9781912920471

Publication Date: 5 Oct 2020

Subject: Reference

Suitable for: Primary (Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6)

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A wide-ranging general illustrated encyclopedia fully cross-referenced, and includes entries about individual expert contributors.

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Summary

A wide-ranging general illustrated encyclopedia fully cross-referenced, and includes entries about individual expert contributors.

This substantial, gifty, and compellingly browsable kids encyclopedia takes Britannica's reputation for authentic, trustworthy information and brings it to a whole new audience. The gorgeous volume explores a wide range of child-friendly topics, using text, illustrations, infographics, and photography.

In keeping with Britannica's reputation for expert involvement, each spread include a credit to the expert involved with its creation, and special features highlight some of the most intriguing unsolved puzzles in science, archaeology, history, and engineering.
Chapter subjects include Universe, Earth, Material World, Living World, Being Human, Ancient Civilizations, Medieval to Modern, and Today's World and Beyond.

Contents

Introduction by Christopher Lloyd
Chapter 1 Universe by Jonathan O'Callaghan
Chapter 2 Earth by John Farndon
Chapter 3 Matter by John Farndon
Chapter 4 Life by Michael bright
Chapter 5 Humans by Cynthia O'Brien
Chapter 6 Ancient & medieval times by Dr Jacob Field
Chapter 7 Modern times by Abigail Mitchell
Chapter 8 Today & tomorrow by Jonathan O'Callaghan
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Category
JNF
Subject
Reference
Dewey
032
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Illustrations
Col and B & W illus and photos
Pub. date
5 Oct 2020
Edition
First
ISBN
9781912920471
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Binding
Hardback
Pages
422
Width
210mm
Height
280mm
Weight
1842g
Index
Yes
Contents page
Yes
Glossary
Yes
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0%
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