Stephen Biesty's More Incredible Cross-sections

Stephen Biesty's More Incredible Cross-sections

Author: Richard Platt

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 9780241445853

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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This illustrated book for children shows you how things work. Look inside the human body, explore the magic of Venice, and take a tour around a movie studio - and much more! Part of a unique series that the Guardian in 2016 voted one of the best illustrated non-fiction books ever, More Incredible Cross-sections is Stephen Biesty at the top of his game. In this updated edition with a refreshed, contemporary style, he gives readers an exploded view of 12 objects, places, landmarks, and modes of transport. But look closer! In every picture is an alien who has lost his way: can you find him? As you pore over Stephen Biesty's superbly detailed pages, you will also discover loads of awesome facts. Did you know that steam engines were notoriously difficult to stop, leading to frequent accidents? Or that people at an Antarctic research base rely on supplies from an aircraft's parachute drops during winter? From windmills to cities, airports to space stations, More Incredible Cross-sections is for curious minds of any age interested in finding out how our amazing world works.
Stephen Biesty's More Incredible Cross-sections
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Richard Platt
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-03 - Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

This illustrated book for children shows you how things work. Look inside the human body, explore the magic of Venice, and take a tour around a movie studio - and much more! Part of a unique series that the Guardian in 2016 voted one of the best illustrated non-fiction books
Stephen Biesty's Incredible Cross-Sections
Language: en
Pages: 50
Authors: Richard Platt
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-02 - Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

This children ebook explores the innermost workings of some extraordinary buildings and machines. From helicopters to submarines, skyscrapers to coal mines, open up a fascinating world packed with unique and detailed cutaway drawings. Whether it's a Spanish galleon or a medieval castle, each cross-section slice or exploded view reveals what's
Stephen Biesty's Incredible Cross-Sections of Everything
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Richard Platt
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-31 - Publisher: DK Children

Step inside the extraordinary world of Stephen Biesty and find out how a wide variety of curious things are made, from tower blocks and underground tunnels to the milk, chocolate, and doughnuts on your table, via matches, diamond rings, and sports shoes - not to mention racing cars, planes, and
Stephen Biesty's Incredible Cross-Sections
Language: en
Pages: 0
Authors: Stephen Biesty
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-14 - Publisher: National Geographic Books

This children's book explores the innermost workings of some extraordinary buildings and machines. From helicopters to submarines, skyscrapers to coal mines, open up a fascinating world packed with unique and detailed cutaway drawings. Whether it's a Spanish galleon or a medieval castle, each cross-section slice or exploded view reveals what's
Stephen Biesty's Incredible Body Cross-Sections
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Richard Platt
Categories: Curiosities and wonders
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-04 - Publisher:

A book that actually takes you inside - and around - the human body to see how it works, with the help of some truly unique illustrations and some very small people! Explore your brain, your bones, and everything in between in incredible cross-section drawings of all the body systems.