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Technology

by Peter Kent
 

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Navigators: Technology by Peter Kent

Get inside the minds of scientists, engineers and programmers, and unravel the workings of the modern world. Technology is an authoritative and visually engaging look at discovering the secrets of tunnel builders, the splitting of an atom, and the adventure of a ride into orbit. Web links and quotes throughout the book

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Navigators: Technology by Peter Kent

Get inside the minds of scientists, engineers and programmers, and unravel the workings of the modern world. Technology is an authoritative and visually engaging look at discovering the secrets of tunnel builders, the splitting of an atom, and the adventure of a ride into orbit. Web links and quotes throughout the book allow readers further exploration into each subject.

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“[T]akes a high-interest topic and breaks it down into two-page spreads stuffed full of arresting 3D imagery and peppered with a smattering of relevant information. These bite-size chunks could help foster a passion for exploring the ever-expanding limits of technological potential.” —Booklist

“Allows young readers to learn a bit about some fascinating technological subjects... Illuminating artwork.” —Journal Inquirer

“Curious young readers craving any information about these new technologies will be drawn into the book... a good addition to a collection.” —Library Media Connection

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780753468418
Publisher:
Kingfisher
Publication date:
06/19/2012
Series:
Kingfisher's Navigators Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
9.60(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Peter Kent has been a freelance author and illustrator for more than 20 years. He has written and illustrated over twenty of his own books and most of Peter's work has been in children's nonfiction.

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