The New Children's Encyclopedia by DK

The New Children's Encyclopedia

Written by DK
Illustrated by


The New Children's Encyclopedia by DK

Build up your general knowledge with this DK encyclopedia for children, packed with facts on history, geography, space, animals, culture, science, politics, and much more. Travel the world through hundreds of topics and thousands of fantastic full-colour photographs. Perfect for dipping in and out of, or for reading through, learn with the help of illustrated maps, charts, timelines, and thousands of facts on key curriculum topics. Starting with an exciting voyage through outer space, explore our planet, the living world, history, culture, people and places, and even have an under-the-skin encounter with the workings of the human body. Cross-references throughout create a learning journey between related topics. Children will love reading this excellent reference book on their own or with friends and family, and sharing their new-found facts. Whether using for homework, projects, or just for fun, The New Children's Encyclopedia will open up a whole universe of knowledge and wonder.

About the Author

The work of British-American artist David Macaulay is renowned for its humour, detail and ability to explain complex ideas with simple genius. He specializes in graphic non-fiction books on subjects such as science, architecture and engineering.

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304 pages


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DK Children an imprint of Dorling Kindersley Ltd

Publication date

1st July 2009



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