Usborne Animated Children's Encyclopedia

Usborne Animated Children's Encyclopedia

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This CD-ROM and encylopedia make a perfect f irst reference set for both home and school use. Both cover a vast scope of information, from Earth, its plants and anim als, to its people and their discoveries 'show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Mixed media product | 144 pages
  • 240.5 x 295.9 x 22.9mm | 1,152.13g
  • Usborne Publishing Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • colour illustrations, index
  • 0746033559
  • 9780746033555

Table of contents

Part 1 Our planet: what is the Earth?; the Earth in space; moons; stars; how the land moves; under the ground; time; why do the seasons change?; weather; climate; rivers and lakes; the seas; explorers; Africa; the Americas; Asia; Australia and New Zealand; Europe. Part 2 Natural life: the Earth's story; plants and flowers; trees and habitats; insects; life in the ocean; reptiles; amphibeans; birds; mammals; the human body; looking after the land. Part 3 History: the story of people; cavemen; the ancient Egyptians; the ancient Romans; the Middle Ages; the Industrial Revolution; modern times. Part 4 People: people around the world; houses and homes; food and cooking; sport; writing and books; art; music; crafts; dressing up; myths; religions; theatre and dance; education; government and politics. Part 5 Science around us: air and water; light and colour; electricity; sound; transport by land; ships; flying machines; medicine; what makes things go?; machines and inventions; new more

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