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The secret life of a snowflake : an up-close look at the art and science of snowflakes

Author: Kenneth George Libbrecht
Publisher: Minneapolis : MBI Pub, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Told by a scientist who knows snowflakes better than almost anyone, the story features his brilliant photographs of real snowflakes, snowflakes forming (in the author?s lab), water evaporating, clouds developing, ice crystals, rain, dew, and frost--all the elements of the world and weather that add up, flake by flake, to the white landscape of winter.--Publisher.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth George Libbrecht
ISBN: 9780760336762 0760336768
OCLC Number: 948653448
Description: 48 pages ; 28 cm
Responsibility: Kenneth Libbrecht.

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Told by a scientist who knows snowflakes better than almost anyone, the story features his brilliant photographs of real snowflakes, snowflakes forming (in the author?s lab), water evaporating, clouds developing, ice crystals, rain, dew, and frost--all the elements of the world and weather that add up, flake by flake, to the white landscape of winter.--Publisher.

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