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The Resource If... : a mind-bending new way of looking at big ideas and numbers, written by David J. Smith ; illustrated by Steve Adams

If... : a mind-bending new way of looking at big ideas and numbers, written by David J. Smith ; illustrated by Steve Adams

Label
If... : a mind-bending new way of looking at big ideas and numbers
Title
If...
Title remainder
a mind-bending new way of looking at big ideas and numbers
Statement of responsibility
written by David J. Smith ; illustrated by Steve Adams
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Author has found clever devices to scale down everything from time lines (the history of Earth compressed into one year), to quantities (all the wealth in the world divided into one hundred coins), to size differences (the planets shown as different types of balls)
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, David J.
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NC 1250
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Adams, Steve
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • World history
  • Population
  • Natural resources
  • Natural history
  • Charts, diagrams, etc.
Target audience
juvenile
Label
If... : a mind-bending new way of looking at big ideas and numbers, written by David J. Smith ; illustrated by Steve Adams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
If ... -- Our galaxy -- The planets -- History of Earth -- Life on Earth -- Events of the last 3000 years -- Inventions through time -- Inventions of the last 1000 years -- The continents -- Water -- Species of living things -- Money -- Energy -- Life expectancy -- Population -- Food -- Your life -- A note for parents and teachers -- Sources
Dimensions
25 x 25 cm.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9781894786348
Isbn Type
(bound)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864394778
  • (OCoLC)864394778
Label
If... : a mind-bending new way of looking at big ideas and numbers, written by David J. Smith ; illustrated by Steve Adams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
If ... -- Our galaxy -- The planets -- History of Earth -- Life on Earth -- Events of the last 3000 years -- Inventions through time -- Inventions of the last 1000 years -- The continents -- Water -- Species of living things -- Money -- Energy -- Life expectancy -- Population -- Food -- Your life -- A note for parents and teachers -- Sources
Dimensions
25 x 25 cm.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9781894786348
Isbn Type
(bound)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864394778
  • (OCoLC)864394778

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