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Book cover: Beyond the Solar SystemBeyond the Solar System
by - Row, Peterson and company ,
Studying the distant suns is a great strain on the imagination. If you are to get a true picture of the stars, you will have to imagine temperatures so high that the temperature in the center of a furnace fire would be cool beside them.
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Book cover: Dr. Eleanor's Book of Common AntsDr. Eleanor's Book of Common Ants
by - Your Wild Life ,
Dr. Eleanor is an entomologist with a knack for telling good stories, especially about the secret lives of her favorite insects: the ANTS! In this new guide, Dr. Eleanor delights readers young and old with tales of our tiny insect neighbors.
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Book cover: The Animal World, A Book of Natural HistoryThe Animal World, A Book of Natural History
by - The University Society ,
This volume is a sketch of the animal life of the whole world. The author has so skilfully selected his examples to illustrate both the natural groups and the faunas, that his work forms a most commendable plan for the study of natural history.
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Book cover: The Travels of BirdsThe Travels of Birds
by - D Appleton & Company ,
Birds are the greatest travelers in the world. The bird traveler asks help from no one. He has no use for locomotives, automobiles or steamships. He carries no chart and no compass, and he can go to some parts of the world still unknown to man.
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Book cover: Rick Brant's Science ProjectsRick Brant's Science Projects
by - Applewood Books ,
A non-fiction companion volume to the collectible Rick Brant Science-Adventure Series. This reprint includes easy-to-read chapters about codes and ciphers, slingshots and archery, microscopes and radios, tricks and games, and scientific experiments.
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Book cover: Birds Every Child Should KnowBirds Every Child Should Know
by - Grosset & Dunlap ,
Nature, the best teacher of us all, trains the child's eyes through study of the birds to quickness and precision, which are the requisites for all observation in every field of knowledge. This book introduces children to the world of birds.
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Book cover: Machines at WorkMachines at Work
by - Harvey House ,
People have always been able to work and build wonderful things, using just their muscles. And they can do a very great deal more when they use their brains, too. They can invent machines to make work thousands of times easier and faster.
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Book cover: Trains at WorkTrains at Work
by - Garden City Books ,
Sam is the fireman on a big freight locomotive. When Sam was a little boy, he listened to his father and grandfather talking railroad talk. They used all kinds of words that he didn't understand. They had wonderful nicknames for each other.
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Book cover: The First Book of TreesThe First Book of Trees
by - Watts ,
America is a land of trees. They grow almost everywhere in our country. Most of us see them so often that we sometimes forget how important they are. You can think of many things that we wouldn't have if there were no trees.
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Book cover: A Gallery of Dinosaurs and Other Early ReptilesA Gallery of Dinosaurs and Other Early Reptiles
by - Random House Value Publishing ,
The presentation of the creatures is broader than many dinosaur books for children, including one hundred dinosaurs and other prehistoric reptiles of all sizes. The illustrations here portray the dinosaurs to scale in relation to one another.
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Book cover: Giants of Land, Sea and Air, Past and PresentGiants of Land, Sea and Air, Past and Present
by - Random House ,
A superbly illustrated book of the biggest animals, both living and extinct, that have inhabited the world. The animals are drawn to scale, as are the humans included in each picture to show proportion. This makes any number of comparisons possible.
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Book cover: The Fairy Tales Of Science: A Book For YouthThe Fairy Tales Of Science: A Book For Youth
by - Griffith and Farran ,
To place before the youthful student a compact and concise compendium of the leading and most universally important branches of Science has been my principal object in the preparation of this little volume. Fanciful sketches illustrate these pages.
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Book cover: Big Book of Fun Science ExperimentsBig Book of Fun Science Experiments
- Wikibooks ,
This book is about science experiments that you can do in the home and experiments that you can nag your teacher to do in school. Featured experiments: Slime recipes; Red cabbage indicator; Pinhole Camera; Raisin Dance; and much more.
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Book cover: Big CatsBig Cats
- Wikibooks ,
A free children's book from the Wikibooks community. Wild cats are some of Earth's grandest treasures, and their stories excite the imagination of kids of all ages. Wikijunior Big Cats helps to explore this fascinating family.
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