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The Resource How does my home work?, Chris Butterworth ; illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti

How does my home work?, Chris Butterworth ; illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti

Label
How does my home work?
Title
How does my home work?
Statement of responsibility
Chris Butterworth ; illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores how houses are powered by energy, discussing the electricity, water, and natural gas that fuel appliances and other home technologies, and provides tips on how people can conserve these resources in their homes
Summary
Flick a switch . . . the LIGHT comes on. Press a button . . . the TV comes on. Turn the tap . . . clean WATER comes out. Take a drink form the FRIDGE . . . it's cool and fresh. Just how DO all these clever things happen in your home? Go on a fascinating journey, behind the walls and under the floor of this home, to find out about the energy that makes it all work
Writing style
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10611876
Cataloging source
JBL
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Butterworth, Christine
Dewey number
621.042
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Gaggiotti, Lucia
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True
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  • Power resources
  • Technological innovations
  • Buildings
  • Energy conservation
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Power resources
  • Technological innovations
  • Buildings
  • Energy conservation
  • Conservation of natural resources
Target audience
juvenile
Label
How does my home work?, Chris Butterworth ; illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1007418279
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
27 pages
Isbn
9780763695941
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1007418279
Label
How does my home work?, Chris Butterworth ; illustrated by Lucia Gaggiotti
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1007418279
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
27 pages
Isbn
9780763695941
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1007418279

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