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Basher Science: Earth Science Library (3-Copy Boxed Set)) (Basher Science)

Basher Science: Earth Science Library (3-Copy Boxed Set)) (Basher Science) Cover

ISBN13: 9780753469590
ISBN10: 0753469596
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Basher Science: Earth Science Library, created and illustrated by Simon Basher
 
It's an Earth Science party as more than 175 of Basher's iconic characters get together to explain the basics of Earth Science. Things get rolling with Planet Earth, as readers meet all the globe-building characters like River, Coast, and Mountain Range, as well as the insiders like Core, Plates, and Hot Spot--where things get steamy! The fun continues in Rocks and Minerals, where readers get an introduction to Clay, Limestone, and Sandstone, and proceed through to all other minerals and gems  including the Quartz and Garnet, Diamond and Emerald. From there, readers explore 'making waves' in Oceans, as they meet all the forces which rule the Big Blue from the water world fundamentals like Ocean and Seas, right up through ocean explorers like Diving and Fishing. Throughout it all, Basher's hip, kicky style, personalizes the information and makes the fundamental ideas easy to remember. With glossaries in each book, rock-solid scientific information, and bonus fold out posters for all three books, this is an unbeatable--and entertaining--introduction to the basics of Earth Science.

About the Author

Simon Basher is the creator and illustrator of more than a dozen best-selling concept books for children including The Periodic Table, Physics, Biology, Astronomy, Math, and Punctuation. Based in London and Tokyo and specializing in “graphic surrealism”, Basher's original artwork is regularly exhibited and sold in the UK, Europe, the US and the Asia.

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djdaunt, July 19, 2012 (view all comments by djdaunt)
It was very interesting, and colorful, and it taught me things I never even knew! The only issue was some of the things were really basic. Overall it was great though!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780753469590
Publisher:
Kingfisher
Subject:
Rocks & Minerals
Author:
Basher, Simon
Author:
Green, Dan
Subject:
Science & Nature/Earth Sciences/Water (Oceans, Lakes, etc.)
Subject:
Science & Nature/Earth Sciences/General
Subject:
Children s-Geology and Meteorology
Edition Description:
Middle-Grade Nonfiction
Series:
Basher Science
Publication Date:
20120918
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Dimensions:
7.125 x 7.125 in
Age Level:
from 10 up to 15

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Children's » Nonfiction » Ocean and Marine
Children's » Nonfiction » Science and Nature » General
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Children's » Science and Nature » General
Children's » Science and Nature » Geology and Meteorology

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