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The LEGO book

Author: Daniel Lipkowitz
Publisher: London : Dorling Kindersley, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Primary school : English : Updated editionView all editions and formats
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Celebrate and explore the incredible story of the LEGO Group and its much-loved bricks, sets, minifigures, movies, games and more. Take a dazzling visual tour through all the groundbreaking moments in LEGO history, from the company's humble beginnings in a carpenter's workshop to the invention of the iconic LEGO brick and LEGO minifigure, through to the stunning toys, video games and movies of today, including LEGO  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Lipkowitz
ISBN: 9780241314227 0241314224
OCLC Number: 1056492880
Notes: Includes index.
Target Audience: 6+.
Description: 280 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 29 cm.
Contents: 1: Foreword2: Only the best:1: A family business2: Wooden Toys3: Plastic Toys4: Work Hard, Play Well5: The LEGO System of Play 6: A worldwide system7: Bricks for Everyone8: Building the Future9: LEGO Catalogues10: Full Speed Ahead11: New Worlds to Discover12: The LEGO Patent13: The LEGO Brick14: LEGO Elements to Remember...15: The LEGO Minifigure16: Making LEGO Bricks17: Designing a LEGO Product18: The LEGO logo3: LEGO Play Themes1: LEGO City2: LEGO Town & City3: Sets to Remember...4: LEGO Train5: LEGO Castle6: Classic Castles7: Knights & Legends8: A Medieval Village9: Sets to Remember...10: LEGO Space Themes11: Classic LEGO Space Sets12: LEGO Mars Mission13: LEGO Space Police14: Sets to Remember...15: LEGO Pirates16: On the High Seas17: Treasure Island18: Sets to Remember...19: LEGO Adventure Themes20: Extreme Action21: LEGO Agents22: LEGO Power Miners23: LEGO EXO-FORCE24: LEGO Education25: LEGO Racers26: LEGO Ferrari27: LEGO Sports28: BIONICAL29: The Legend Begins30: New Islands, New Adventures31: Endings and Beginnings32: LEGO Creator33: On the Move34: It's a LEGO DUPLO World!35: Sets to Remember36: Bricks for Baby37: LEGO FABULAND38: Especially for Girls39: Advanced Building40: LEGO Technic41: Super Models42: LEGO MINDSTORMS43: LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT4: Licensed Lego Themes1: LEGO Star Wars2: LEGO Indiana Jones3: LEGO Batman4: LEGO Harry Potter5: LEGO Nickelodeon Sets6: The LEGO Group & Disney5: LEGOLAND Parks1: Park Design2: MINILAND Areas3: Allianz Arena4: Discovery Centres6: A LEGO World1: LEGO Digital Designer2: Making a LEGO Video Game3: LEGO Universe4: Bricks on Film5: Special Edition Sets6: Fashion & Style7: LEGO Clubs8: LEGO.com9: LEGO Education10: Master Builders11: LEGO Brick Art12: Fan Builders13: Fan-tasy & Sci-Fi7: Index8: Acknowledgements
Responsibility: written by Daniel Lipkowitz.

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Celebrate and explore the incredible story of the LEGO Group and its much-loved bricks, sets, minifigures, movies, games and more. Take a dazzling visual tour through all the groundbreaking moments in LEGO history, from the company's humble beginnings in a carpenter's workshop to the invention of the iconic LEGO brick and LEGO minifigure, through to the stunning toys, video games and movies of today, including LEGO Star Wars, The LEGO Ninjago Movie, and LEGO Dimensions. This special edition of The LEGO Book has been fully updated and expanded with the latest LEGO sets and fascinating facts to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the LEGO brick and the 40th anniversary of the minifigure. Go behind the scenes to learn how LEGO bricks are made; find out how amazing fan creations become real-life LEGO sets, and marvel at how LEGO bricks made it to the computer screen and the big screen.

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A superb example of a Dorling Kindersley special! We loved reading this book from start to end, and with an exclusive 60th anniversary printed brick included to add to the LEGO collection. * Creative Read more...

 
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