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The Resource The way things work, David Macaulay

The way things work, David Macaulay

Label
The way things work
Title
The way things work
Statement of responsibility
David Macaulay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Text and numerous detailed illustrations introduce and explain the scientific principles and workings of hundreds of machines including a lawn sprinkler, pneumatic drill, electric guitar, and a smoke detector
Summary
Text and numerous detailed illustrations introduce and explain the scientific principles and workings of hundreds of machines including a lawn sprinkler, pneumatic drill, electric guitar, and a smoke detector
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Nonfiction, 1989.
  • Charlotte Award (New York), Young Adult, 1990.
  • Royal Society Junior Prizes for Science Books, 1989.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
161810
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
600
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T47
LC item number
.M18 1988
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The way things work, David Macaulay
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The mechanics of movement -- Harnessing the elements -- Working with waves -- Electricity and automation
Control code
69551
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9780395428573
Lccn
88011270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm17917341
Label
The way things work, David Macaulay
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The mechanics of movement -- Harnessing the elements -- Working with waves -- Electricity and automation
Control code
69551
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9780395428573
Lccn
88011270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm17917341

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