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The Resource The way things work, David Macaulay

The way things work, David Macaulay

Label
The way things work
Title
The way things work
Statement of responsibility
David Macaulay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Text and numerous detailed illustrations introduce and explain the scientific principles and workings of hundreds of machines including a lawn sprinkler, pneumatic drill, electric guitar, and a smoke detector
Summary
Text and numerous detailed illustrations introduce and explain the scientific principles and workings of hundreds of machines including a lawn sprinkler, pneumatic drill, electric guitar, and a smoke detector
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Nonfiction, 1989.
  • Charlotte Award (New York), Young Adult, 1990.
  • Royal Society Junior Prizes for Science Books, 1989.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
161810
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Macaulay, David
Dewey number
600
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Technology
Target audience
adult
Label
The way things work, David Macaulay
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
160853
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9780395428573
Lccn
88011270 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780395428573
  • (Sirsi) AAU-9040
Label
The way things work, David Macaulay
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
160853
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9780395428573
Lccn
88011270 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780395428573
  • (Sirsi) AAU-9040

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