Item description for The World of the Microscope (Science and Experiments) by Chris Oxlade, Corinne Stockley & Kuo Kang Chen...
Overview Shows how to get the best from various types of microscopes, and suggests projects which reveal the detail of everyday objects.
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Studio: Usborne Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.64" Width: 7.9" Height: 0.12" Weight: 0.36 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2008
Publisher EDC Publishing (Usborne Books)
ISBN 079451524X ISBN13 9780794515249
Availability 0 units.
More About Chris Oxlade, Corinne Stockley & Kuo Kang Chen
Chris Oxlade is an experienced author of information books for children. He has written more than two hundred titles on science, technology, geography, sports and hobbies, from encyclopedia articles to fun activity books.
Peter Bull has worked as a freelance illustrator for more than twenty-five years. He creates both traditional and digital art for publishers worldwide and also runs the Peter Bull Art Studio, based in the UK.
Reviews - What do customers think about The World of the Microscope (Science and Experiments)?
Great Microscope For Kids Dec 30, 2009
My 7 yr old loves this microscope. He can easily use it on his own. Really encourages science. Now our whole house is his lab!
Microscope handbook Nov 30, 2009
If you're just beginning study with a microscope, you will find this very basic book, very helpful.
Children's Guide Sep 30, 2009
Conceptually this book is OK. I got it for a 10-year-old and he is probably likely to get past any useful information very quickly. The equipment shown and explained is primitive and more on a toy level. I am sending him a high school student-grade scope that has many features not covered. I also purchased another book for him which is a bit more detailed and has Internet information available. Hopefully that will prove to be a more challenging guide.
Good book Nov 4, 2008
my 9 yr.old boy enjoyed this book. It explains in detail what a microscope is and how to use it!