Children's Encyclopedia of Chemistry (Hardcover)

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Children's Encyclopedia of Chemistry (Hardcover)


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Young readers can discover the world of cutting-edge chemistry with this comprehensive hardback encyclopedia, full of surprising facts and stunning, full-color photography.

This accessible book takes in the full sweep of modern science, from explaining how atoms behave to the practical application of real-life chemistry. Children can discover why we wear synthetic clothing, how to pan for gold and even what to do if you are stuck in quicksand Based on the very latest research, this is the definitive children's guide to understanding the elements that make up our world.

- Covers fundamental concepts such as chemical reactions and atomic structure
- Illustrated throughout with eye-opening photographs and illuminating diagrams
- Presents information in a friendly and engaging way
- "Hall of Fame" profile boxes offer an insight into pioneering individuals
- A wide-ranging glossary and full index offers easy explanations and navigation

Authoritative and entertaining, this book is the perfect introduction to the world of science for children aged 8+.

ABOUT THE SERIES: Arcturus Children's Reference Library uses stunning photography, fabulous facts and useful diagrams to introduce a variety of subjects - from the animal kingdom to space. Great to dip into, these reference guides are a staple for any child's bookshelf.
Janet Bingham has been a technical editor for the Royal Society of Chemistry and has worked with Elsevier Ltd on the electronic database Chemical Business NewsBase (CBNB). She has written many children's books on science, history, and art.
Product Details ISBN: 9781398825765
ISBN-10: 139882576X
Publisher: Arcturus Editions
Publication Date: September 5th, 2023
Pages: 128
Language: English