Astronomy by DK


Written by DK
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Part of the Eyewitness Series


Astronomy by DK

Discover the fascinating world of astronomy, from moons and stars to planets and galaxiesEyewitness Astronomy is the perfect introduction to children learning about how we have viewed the stars and planets through the ages and how this science is continued today. Children will discover the host of planets and stars that occupy our universe and can unearth fascinating insights into the moon's connection to Earth's oceans (did you know that's why we have tides?)Packed with over 200 colourful pictures, as well as diagrams of satellites, telescopes and awesome facts about space, Eyewitness Astronomy provides the perfect combination of information and great ideas for school projects and comes with a giant fold-out wall chart full of facts, perfect for bedrooms or classrooms. For any budding astronomer, scientist or even astronaut, Eyewitness Astronomy provides everything they need to know about the infinite amount of space that surrounds our planet.Supports the National Curriculum at Key Stage 2.

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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Book Info


72 pages


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DK Children an imprint of Dorling Kindersley Ltd

Publication date

1st June 2013



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