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The Resource How machines work : zoo break!, David Macaulay

How machines work : zoo break!, David Macaulay

Label
How machines work : zoo break!
Title
How machines work
Title remainder
zoo break!
Statement of responsibility
David Macaulay
Title variation
Zoo break!
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sloth and Sengi are friends. they have grown up together in the zoo, and know every bit of their enclosure. And, frankly, they are a little bored with it. So they begin to plan an escape, with the help of some simple machines ... This book introduces such simple machines as levers, gears, planes, and pulleys
Summary
Sloth and Sengi attempt to escape their zoo enclosure in a book that introduces such simple machines as levers, gears, planes, and pulleys
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Royal Society Young People's Book Prize, 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10469337
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Macaulay, David
Dewey number
621.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Simple machines
  • Zoo animals
  • Toy and movable books
  • Simple machines
  • Zoo animals
  • Toy and movable books
  • Simple machines
  • Toy and movable books
  • Zoo animals
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
zoo break!
Label
How machines work : zoo break!, David Macaulay
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Inclined to escape -- Living on the wedge -- Getting leverage -- Lots of levers -- A wheely bad idea -- Getting in gear -- Push and pulley -- Pulley power -- A screwy plan -- Drilling in -- Getting complex -- Escape?
Control code
ocn904082096
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
30 pages
Isbn
9781465440129
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015487524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)904082096
Label
How machines work : zoo break!, David Macaulay
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Inclined to escape -- Living on the wedge -- Getting leverage -- Lots of levers -- A wheely bad idea -- Getting in gear -- Push and pulley -- Pulley power -- A screwy plan -- Drilling in -- Getting complex -- Escape?
Control code
ocn904082096
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
30 pages
Isbn
9781465440129
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015487524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)904082096

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