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One Million Things: A Visual Encyclopedia

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Awards

VOYA Nonfiction Honor List (2009)
Library Media Connection Editor’s Choice Award (2009)

Staff Pick

This book made me giddy — in a good way — the first time I looked through it. I longed to stretch out on my belly on the floor and thumb through this fascinating book for hours. I grabbed everyone around me to show them my favorite pictures (check out pages 64 and 130 and 254 and... okay, I'll stop now) and to read them some awesome facts. (Did you know that a housefly can "liquefy some solid foods such as sugar by drenching them with saliva and soaking up the result with its moplike mouthparts"? Or that "everyone has a unique tongue print"?) With such a variety of topics, this is the perfect gift for anyone age eight and up.
Recommended by Karen B., Powells.com

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Inside is a stunning, comprehensive visual encyclopedia featuring gorgeous photography that not only illustrates, but educates. This encyclopedia is driven by its striking imagery that brings more than one million things to light. It is a crucial addition to homes and classrooms alike.

  • In true DK fashion, the photography in this book does all the talking
  • The encyclopedia features more than one million things!
  • Rather than string together multiple photos of objects, the Visual Encyclopedia features sweeping single-shots that encompass a multitude of objects, making for a seamless and striking presentation

Synopsis:

Featuring gorgeous photographs that illustrate and educate, this visual encyclopedia is jam-packed with thousands and thousands of images that bring more than one million things to light.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780756638436
Author:
DK Publishing
Publisher:
DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Contribution by:
Chrisp, Peter
Contribution by:
Bryan, Kim
Contribution by:
Buller, Laura
Contribution:
Bryan, Kim
Contribution:
Buller, Laura
Contribution:
Chrisp, Peter
Author:
Dk Publishing
Author:
Bryan, Kim
Subject:
Reference - Encyclopedias
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Subject:
Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Subject:
Children's encyclopedias and dictionaries
Subject:
Children s-Reference Encyclopedia
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20080631
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
297
Dimensions:
12.12x10.24x1.05 in. 4.11 lbs.
Age Level:
08-17

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Product details 297 pages DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - English 9780756638436 Reviews:
"Staff Pick" by ,

This book made me giddy — in a good way — the first time I looked through it. I longed to stretch out on my belly on the floor and thumb through this fascinating book for hours. I grabbed everyone around me to show them my favorite pictures (check out pages 64 and 130 and 254 and... okay, I'll stop now) and to read them some awesome facts. (Did you know that a housefly can "liquefy some solid foods such as sugar by drenching them with saliva and soaking up the result with its moplike mouthparts"? Or that "everyone has a unique tongue print"?) With such a variety of topics, this is the perfect gift for anyone age eight and up.

"Synopsis" by , Featuring gorgeous photographs that illustrate and educate, this visual encyclopedia is jam-packed with thousands and thousands of images that bring more than one million things to light.
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