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The Resource Macmillan encyclopedia of science

Macmillan encyclopedia of science

Label
Macmillan encyclopedia of science
Title
Macmillan encyclopedia of science
Title variation
Encyclopedia of science
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An encyclopedia of science and technology, covering such areas as the Earth, astronomy, plants and animals, medicine, the environment, manufacturing, communication, and transportation
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
Q121
LC item number
.M27 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Macmillan encyclopedia of science
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An Andromeda book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
1. Matter and energy: atoms, molecules, electricity, and magnetism / Peter Lafferty -- 2. The heavens: stars, galaxies, and the solar system / Robin Kerrod -- 3. The Earth: our planet-its land, sea, and air / Dougal Dixon -- 4. Life on Earth: fossils and human ancestors-the basics of life / Clint Twist -- 5. Plants and animals: their diversity and how they live / John Stidworthy -- 6. Body and health: how your body works and medical technology / Brenda Walpole -- 7. The environment: ecology, pollution, and agriculture / Clint Twist -- 8. Industry: mining and manufacturing / Robin Kerrod -- 9. Fuel and power: energy sources, engines, and rockets / Clint Twist -- 10. Transportation: from the bicycle to spacecraft / Robin Kerrod -- 11. Communication: print, images, sounds, and the computer / Rhys Lewis -- 12. Tools and tomorrow: measuring, analyzing, and the science of the future / Robin Kerrod
Control code
4531029
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed., Macmillan ed.
Extent
12 v.
Isbn
9780028645674
Isbn Type
(v. 11)
Lccn
96036597
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm35646424
  • (OCoLC)35646424
Label
Macmillan encyclopedia of science
Publication
Note
"An Andromeda book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
1. Matter and energy: atoms, molecules, electricity, and magnetism / Peter Lafferty -- 2. The heavens: stars, galaxies, and the solar system / Robin Kerrod -- 3. The Earth: our planet-its land, sea, and air / Dougal Dixon -- 4. Life on Earth: fossils and human ancestors-the basics of life / Clint Twist -- 5. Plants and animals: their diversity and how they live / John Stidworthy -- 6. Body and health: how your body works and medical technology / Brenda Walpole -- 7. The environment: ecology, pollution, and agriculture / Clint Twist -- 8. Industry: mining and manufacturing / Robin Kerrod -- 9. Fuel and power: energy sources, engines, and rockets / Clint Twist -- 10. Transportation: from the bicycle to spacecraft / Robin Kerrod -- 11. Communication: print, images, sounds, and the computer / Rhys Lewis -- 12. Tools and tomorrow: measuring, analyzing, and the science of the future / Robin Kerrod
Control code
4531029
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed., Macmillan ed.
Extent
12 v.
Isbn
9780028645674
Isbn Type
(v. 11)
Lccn
96036597
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm35646424
  • (OCoLC)35646424

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