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Title A world of information /
James Brown and Richard Platt.
Author Brown, James, author. (2)
Platt, Richard, author. (1)
Publisher Walker Books, London
Published 2016.
ISBN 9781406370843 (hardback)
1406370843 (hardback)
MARC No ocn961458977
Pages 62 pages : illustrations, map ; 38 cm.
Notes Perfect book for all ages, this book is sure to amuse and intrigue even the most curious minds.
How much do clouds weigh? Who invented the pencil? How many ways can you tie a knot? Discover the answers to these and many other questions in this elegant and absorbing miscellany of general knowledge. From music notation to Roman numerals and from the skeleton to the solar system, essential facts are brought to life by stylish infographics and fascinating commentary. Knots -- Cloud classification -- The solar system -- Anatomy of type -- The human skeleton -- Spelling, morse and semaphore -- Atomic structure -- The golden ratio -- Music notation -- The anatomy of a bicycle -- Planet earth -- Greek alphabet -- Screws and nails...
Subject Encyclopaedias (general) (2)
Children's non-fiction. NZ-WeK (1)
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Holding 1
Location Collection Call Status Reserves Volume
Holdings Dargaville Junior Non fiction J032 BRO Issued

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