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Title:
The new children's encyclopedia / US editors, Margaret Parrish, Karyn Gerhard, Megan Douglass.
Title Variants:
Children's encyclopedia

Packed with thousands of facts, stats, and illustrations
ISBN:
9781465481368

9781465474513
Edition:
Third edition.

New edition, fully revised and updated.

American edition.
Publication Information:
New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2019.

©2019
Physical Description:
304 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps, portraits ; 29 cm
General Note:
"DK Smithsonian."

Includes index.
Contents:
Space -- Earth -- Environment and ecology -- Living world -- Continents of the world -- Culture -- History and politics -- Science -- Technology -- The human body.
Abstract:
A one-volume encyclopedia covers a range of up-to-date topics through easily accessible text and photographs and includes more than nine thousand entries.

"This easy-to-use, richly photographed encyclopedia puts the wider world in context and allows young readers to explore to their hearts' content. Great for visual learners and ESL students, and for any child who loves pictures and words, The New Children's Encyclopedia is sure to become a classic for home and school use." -- From Amazon.com
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Summary

This easy-to-use, richly photographed encyclopedia puts the wider world in context and allows young readers to explore to their hearts' content. Great for visual learners and ESL students, and for any child who loves pictures and words, The New Children's Encyclopedia is sure to become a classic for home and school use.


Author Notes

DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world leading illustrated reference publisher and a member of the Penguin Random House division of Bertelsmann. DK publishes highly visual, photographic non-fiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 100 countries and over 60 languages, with offices in the UK, India, US, Germany, China, Canada, Spain and Australia.

DK's aim is to inspire, educate and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics, with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products.

Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery and parenting.

DK's extensive children's list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the best-selling LEGO® books.

DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series and Prima Games, the world's leading publisher of strategy content for PC and console video games.