How the world works

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New York : Kingfisher, [2013].
0753471191 (hc), 9780753471197 (hc)
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160 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm
Jackson Public Library - Children's Room
FACTS j031.02 GIF
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New York : Kingfisher, [2013].
0753471191 (hc), 9780753471197 (hc)


General Note
"Know it all, from how the sun shines to how the pyramids were built"--Cover.
Includes bibliographical references (page 154) and index.
This essential book is brimming with information about pretty much everything! Encyclopedic in scope but fresh and exciting in presentation, this is a great value, information packed book about the workings of the world. Detailed and eye catching illustrations are paired with succinct, to the point text that explains the phenomena, processes, and systems that affect our world and way of life. Parents will also find this book an invaluable tool when they are tasked with answering all of those tricky How? and Why? questions!
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Ages 8-up.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Gifford, C. (2013). How the world works . Kingfisher.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gifford, Clive. 2013. How the World Works. New York: Kingfisher.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gifford, Clive. How the World Works New York: Kingfisher, 2013.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Gifford, Clive. How the World Works Kingfisher, 2013.

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