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The Usborne first encyclopedia of our world

Author: Felicity Brooks; David Hancock
Publisher: London : Usborne, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Simple text and lively, detailed illustrations introduce the basic concepts of geography to young readers.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Juvenile works
Encyclopedias, Juvenile
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Felicity Brooks; David Hancock
ISBN: 0746028407 9780746028407 0746028393 9780746028391
OCLC Number: 59386619
Awards: Shortlisted for Aventis Junior Prize for Science Books 2000.
Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Our planet; what's out in space?; on the moon; looking at the Earth; day and night; the seasons; the weather; storms and winds; rocks and fossils; earthquakes; volcanoes; following a river; floods; in the mountains; the seashore; seas and oceans; under the sea; under the ground; caves and caverns; dusty deserts; grassy plains; in the rainforest; icy world; rivers of ice; in the city; useful Earth; the web of life; world in danger; world map.
Responsibility: Felicity Brooks ; illustrated by David Hancock.

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A lavishly illustrated encyclopedia which contains essential facts about the world in which we live and how nature affects our lives and the environment. With full colour illustrations.  Read more...

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