The Arts: A Visual Encyclopedia

DK Children - The most visual and comprehensive encyclopedia for children that charts the evolution of the world's greatest cultural achievements in painting, music, and dance, photography, sculpture, supporting the arts in STEAM education. Kids can trace the development of painting, from the early "camera obscura" to digital imagery; read the story of music, from classical and jazz to rock and roll; and put on their dancing shoes for some ballroom, from the Great Sphinx at Giza to modern day abstract forms; find out about photography, from prehistoric cave drawings to the Mona Lisa to contemporary art; discover the evolution of sculpture, modern dance, ballet, and more.

. From science and the human body to animals, amazing pictures, and more, space, the ocean, each book combines fun facts, and crystal-clear explanations to take kids into the wonders of our world. Stunning images bring each subject to life, and clear text and annotations provide comprehensive, age-appropriate coverage.

The Arts: A Visual Encyclopedia - Full of amazing facts, clear explanations, and awe-inspiring photography, The Arts: A Visual Encyclopedia is the essential introduction to the cultural world for children. Series overview: dk's visual encyclopedias are the first substantial series of encyclopedias aimed at young children, designed to excite and entertain, while offering a comprehensive overview of core subjects.





The Elements Book: A Visual Encyclopedia of the Periodic Table

DK Children - Dk. 2019 is the 150th anniversary of the periodic table, and this visual guide for children shows and explains every chemical element in dazzling detail. Kids can go on a visual tour of the 118 chemical elements of the periodic table, from argon to zinc, in this one awesome volume packed with incredible images and fascinating facts.

Cataloged by type, each element's properties and atomic structure is explained. More than 1, 000 full-color photographs showcase the natural forms of each element, as well as a wide range of unexpected everyday objects in which it is found, to make them relevant to a child's world. How does a motorcycle utilize nitrogen? which element can absorb harmful chemicals in water? Which famous landmark is made of copper? From hydrogen to sodium to nickel, kids will learn fun facts and be amazed.

The Elements Book: A Visual Encyclopedia of the Periodic Table - Supporting stem education initiatives and designed in DK's signature visual style, The Elements Book brings the periodic table to life.





Inventions: A Visual Encyclopedia

DK Children - Find out about the greatest inventions, inventors, ideas, and discoveries from ancient history to the modern day. From the humble wheel to electricity, computers to robots, phones, tvs, health including vaccinations and prosthetic limbs; and space inventions that were made for astronauts and that are now used on Earth, and cameras; home from toilet paper to microwave ovens; work the lathe and the microscope, Inventions: A Visual Encyclopedia covers a range of areas organized by theme: transportation including cars and bicycles, communication such as pens, such as smoke alarms and memory foam.

Dk. This also helps young readers--the innovators and "disruptors" of tomorrow--to understand how a particular invention made an impact on society at a particular time and in the years after it was first put to use. The book also includes galleries that contain a collection of related inventions on one spread, such as Thomas Edison, or key inventive ages, while profile spreads explore the lives of prolific inventors, from Ancient China to the Digital Revolution.





Timelines of Everything

DK Children - Explore an illustrated history of the world through timelines for kids. Dk. With timelines on a diverse range of subjects, Timelines of Everything is the ultimate guide to history for kids. From dinosaurs and vikings to the history of robots and espionage, discover incredible world history in this lavish collection of timelines.

Jam-packed with surprising facts and amazing details, timelines of Everything will take you on a whirlwind journey through an illustrated history of time, such as the most bloodthirsty pirate of all time and the first crime to be solved by studying fingerprints, from the Big Bang to the modern world.

Timelines of Everything - More than 120 timelines give you all the general knowledge you need--and even some surprising trivia you don't! Must-know topics and alternative history are showcased with beautiful, detailed illustrations and straightforward, easy-to-read text. Whether you want to know key breakthroughs that set the Industrial Revolution in motion or defining moments in the history of fashion, you'll find it all here.





Science Year by Year: A Visual History, From Stone Tools to Space Travel

DK Children - Dk. Dk. Packed with fascinating discoveries and facts, this visual reference takes kids on a fantastic journey through time, from stone tools and simple machines to space travel and robots. Easy-to-follow illustrated timelines of pivotal scientific developments explore the ideas, experiments, and technologies that have shaped our daily lives over the past 3 million years.

With more than 1, quotes from groundbreaking scientists like marie Curie, and stunning "moment in time" images of key events such as the first human landing on the moon, in-depth explanations of key inventors and innovations, 200 images, kids are sure to be amazed on every page. Young readers can learn about the early understanding of gravity, the first open heart surgery in human history, the discovery of dinosaur fossils, and much more.

Science Year by Year: A Visual History, From Stone Tools to Space Travel - Created in association with the smithsonian Institution, Science Year by Year will fascinate kids as they go on an amazing journey through time, tracing key moments in the history of science and technology along the way.





History Year by Year: The History of the World, from the Stone Age to the Digital Age

DK Children - Kids will love the "child of the time" feature, viking England, which details the experience of children during important historical periods, the Industrial Revolution, including Ancient Egypt, and World War II. Created in association with the smithsonian Institution, History Year by Year is a visual journey throughout time and an invaluable reference for kids who want to connect the dots of history across the globe.

Spreads highlight major historical eras including the Renaissance and the French Revolution, while quotations from primary and secondary sources provide further insight and give proper historical context. Dk. Featuring more than 1, patterns, this visual world history book helps children navigate the influences, 500 images that bring the story of the past to life through a detailed timeline, and connections between historical events, beginning with prehistory and running up to the Arab Spring.

History Year by Year: The History of the World, from the Stone Age to the Digital Age - Budding historians will learn about the history of humans across the world in History Year by Year. Dk. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley.





Knowledge Encyclopedia Updated and Enlarged Edition: The World as You've Never Seen It Before Knowledge Encyclopedias

DK Children - A comprehensive children's reference book that shows you what other encyclopedias only tell you. Incredibly detailed cross-sections and cutaways reveal the inner workings of everything – from galaxies and stars to Earth and the human body. Dk. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Look inside an apollo spacecraft, a volcano, or the body of a Tyrannosaurus Rex.

. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Find out what happened after the Big Bang, how trench warfare worked, and the science behind a fireworks display. Created in association with the world-renowned smithsonian Institution, nature, this fully updated edition of Knowledge Encyclopedia is the perfect reference book for inquisitive minds of all ages,  covering space, science, Earth, human body, and history.

Knowledge Encyclopedia Updated and Enlarged Edition: The World as You've Never Seen It Before Knowledge Encyclopedias - Packed with fascinating statistics, and superb photorealistic cross-sections, timelines, graphics, maps, this family encyclopedia makes the most complex subjects easy to understand. Dk.





Geography: A Visual Encyclopedia

DK Children - Packed with facts, explanations, maps, illustrations, and photographs, Geography: A Visual Encyclopedia is the ultimate guide to our planet. Explore life on Earth, and countries and cultures from all around the world. Discover terrifying earthquakes, priceless gemstones, and storms that can destroy buildings.

Understand how weather works, what causes the seasons, and the power of water to shape the landscape. Dk children. Dk. Created in conjunction with the smithsonian institution, from the North to the South Pole, Geography: A Visual Encyclopedia explores every aspect of our world, and from the outer atmosphere to the fiery core and from natural processes to human impact.

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A Child's Introduction to Art: The World's Greatest Paintings and Sculptures Child's Introduction Series

Black Dog & Leventhal - Dk. In the tradition of black dog's best-selling child's introduction books, a child's introduction to Art introduces kids ages 9 through 12 to the art world's most famous painters, all brought to life through full-color photographs of 40 masterpieces, styles, which include The Story of the Orchestra and A Child's Introduction to the Night Sky, and periods, as well as charming original illustrations.

Fun art projects throughout, q-tip pointillism, such as Can You Find It?, and Spatter Paint like Pollock, making a stained-glass window with tissue paper, allow kids to learn about painting techniques and explore their own artistic abilities. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley.

A Child's Introduction to Art: The World's Greatest Paintings and Sculptures Child's Introduction Series - It also includes an overview of various styles and periods Renaissance, Impressionism, Cubism, etc. Instruction on how to view and appreciate art, and information on the color wheel and other tools artists employ. Also includes five masterpiece paintings to color. Meredith hamilton's witty illustrations add another dimension to the excellent text and photographs.

Dk. Dk children. The book highlights 40 painters and sculptors, mary cassatt, including leonardo da Vinci, technique, and Andy Warhol, Claude Monet, Diego Velasquez, influences, Salvador Dali, inspirations, providing information on their life, Vincent van Gogh, and a full-color photo of one of their signature works of art.





Ocean: A Visual Encyclopedia

DK Children - Dk children. Dk. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. From science and the human body to animals, space, and more, amazing pictures, each book combines fun facts, ocean, and crystal-clear explanations to take kids into the wonders of our world. Child s introduction to Art The World s Greatest Paintings and Sculptures.

Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. An engaging visual encyclopedia for kids, packed with stunning photography and amazing facts on every aspect of ocean life. From the arctic to the caribbean, simple, tiny plankton to giant whales, our oceans are brought to life with astonishing images, stylish graphics, sandy beaches to the deepest depths, and crystal-clear text explanations in Ocean: A Visual Encyclopedia.

Ocean: A Visual Encyclopedia - Dk's visual encyclopedias are the first substantial series of encyclopedias aimed at young children, designed to excite and entertain, while offering a comprehensive overview of core subjects. Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. Dk.





Human Body! Knowledge Encyclopedias

DK Children - Dk publishing Dorling Kindersley. The ultimate kids' guide to the human body, with computer-generated 3-D imagery that shows them the body as they've never seen it before, from the award-winning publisher of Knowledge Encyclopedia. This visual encyclopedia includes astonishing, offering a fascinating view of every part of the body from the skull to the heart and lungs to the joints and muscles, all-new 3-D artworks, taking kids from head to toe.

Dk. Supporting stem education initiatives, all the body systems and structures are made easy to understand. Both the anatomy—how the body looks—and the physiology—how the body works—are visualized and explained with clear, and the astonishing facts and figures revealed will keep young readers hooked on Human Body!With its bold visual approach, engaging text, Human Body! is the perfect family reference on this subject.

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