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EYEWITNESS GUIDE:77 ELECTRICITY 1st Edition - Cased By Steve Parker


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Integrating words and pictures, this is a family reference book on electricity so that the individual themes of each spread make up a complete visual story and a self-contained module. On every spread there is a specially shot colour photograph of objects shown in real-life close-up detail.

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EYEWITNESS GUIDE:77 ELECTRICITY 1st Edition - Cased by Steve Parker

After two centuries of research and experimentation electricity has revolutionised the way we live and become an indispensable part of scientific progress in the electronic age. This unique volume brings vividly to life our exploration of this energy source. Electricity is a vital part of the living world. Our eyes receive light rays and turn them into tiny electrical signals that pass along our nerves into the brain. The chemicals in batteries create electricity to power things like toys and torches. The invention of electric motors gave birth to a whole range of household appliances from stoves and irons to hairdryers and kettles that have shaped the modern world. Featuring historical scientific apparatus and ground-breaking experiments and inventions Electricity is an intriguing look at how we understand and exploit this fundamental form of energy.

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About Steve Parker

Steve Parker is a writer, editor, and consultant specializing in general science and life sciences. He graduated with BSc Honours First Class and is a Senior Scientific Fellow of the Zoological Society of London. Steve has written more than 250 books, including The Human Body, Eyewitness Medicine, Eyewitness Human Body and Medicine. He has been shortlisted for prizes ranging from BBC Blue Peter Book of the Year to Times Educational Supplement Information Book of the Year and the Rhone-Poulenc Prize, and won the 2014 BMA Board of Science Award for the Public Understanding of Science, and as of 2018 is a two-time winner of the School Library Information Book award.

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EYEWITNESS GUIDE:77 ELECTRICITY 1st Edition - Cased by Steve Parker
Steve Parker
Used - Very Good
Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.