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The American heritage children's science dictionary

Label
The American heritage children's science dictionary
Title
The American heritage children's science dictionary
Title variation
Children's science dictionary
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • American Heritage Children's Science Dictionary: Scientific abbreviations -- Timeline of scientific discovery -- Picture credits -- Tables and charts: Classification of life -- Geologic time -- Measurement table -- Periodic table of the elements -- Planets of the solar system -- Rock types -- Vitamins -- Closer look: Cell -- Color -- Flower -- Greenhouse effect -- Leaf -- Machines -- Plate tectonics -- Skeleton -- Star -- Wave
  • Introduces the language and concepts of science through alphabetically listed entries with illustrations, "Did You Know" sidebars, and explanatory notes. Q: What can happen when a young boy follows the winds of his own curiosity? A: He might just discover a land full of beauty, adventure, andnew friends! Evoking the thrill of discovery and exploration of new terrain, Brian Ajhar's fresh new interpretation of the classic campfire song will allow young readers to see the range in a whole new way--through a young boy's imagination. Ajhar's affectionate characterization and vibrant palette are destined to make this a favorite for every aspiring cowboy and cowgirl ... and the inclusion of the musical notation at the end might just inspire parents to take out the ole guitar and start strummin'
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
503
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q123
LC item number
.A517 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Houghton Mifflin Company
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The American heritage children's science dictionary
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
American Heritage Children's Science Dictionary: Scientific abbreviations -- Timeline of scientific discovery -- Picture credits -- Tables and charts: Classification of life -- Geologic time -- Measurement table -- Periodic table of the elements -- Planets of the solar system -- Rock types -- Vitamins -- Closer look: Cell -- Color -- Flower -- Greenhouse effect -- Leaf -- Machines -- Plate tectonics -- Skeleton -- Star -- Wave
Control code
1593482
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
viii, 280 pages
Isbn
9780803729186
Lccn
2003010476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)52509375
Label
The American heritage children's science dictionary
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
American Heritage Children's Science Dictionary: Scientific abbreviations -- Timeline of scientific discovery -- Picture credits -- Tables and charts: Classification of life -- Geologic time -- Measurement table -- Periodic table of the elements -- Planets of the solar system -- Rock types -- Vitamins -- Closer look: Cell -- Color -- Flower -- Greenhouse effect -- Leaf -- Machines -- Plate tectonics -- Skeleton -- Star -- Wave
Control code
1593482
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
viii, 280 pages
Isbn
9780803729186
Lccn
2003010476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)52509375

Library Locations

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