Information Books for Children

Information Books for Children

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A reference text aimed at those responsible for the selection of information books for children. It contains reviews of nearly 500 children's information books on a range of more

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  • Hardback | 250 pages
  • 156 x 234mm
  • Ashgate Publishing Group
  • Aldershot, United Kingdom
  • index
  • 0859678954
  • 9780859678957

Table of contents

Part 1 Religions: The Bible; christianity; comparative religions; buddhism; hinduism; sikhism; judaism; islam. Part 2 Social sciences: social issues; politics; industry; military art; public safety; education; jobs; transport; costume; Christmas. Part 3 Dictionaries. Part 4 Pure sciences: general; history of science; mathematical concepts; astronomy and allied sciences; physics; chemistry; earth sciences; prehistoric life; life sciences; ecology. Part 5 The environment: general; botanical sciences; zoology; molluscs and other related animals; insects; fishes; amphibians; reptiles; birds; mammals. Part 6 Technology: general; human physiology; general health; addictions; sexually related matters; diseases; engineering; space; computers; agriculture; crops; dairy products; insect culture; food and drink; shopping; chemical technologies; metallurgy; manufactures; building. Part 7 The arts: general; architecture; armour; crafts; painting; music; cinema; theatre; dance; sport. Part 8 Geography: general; atlases; Europe; Scandinavia; Asia; Africa; America; Australia. Part 9 Biography: flags. Part 10 History: world history; ancient history; British history; modern British history; German history; French history; Hungarian history; Japanese history; Middle East history; African history; American history; Viking more