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How Does a Lighthouse Work?

How Does a Lighthouse Work?
 

How can we tell one lighthouse from another? What did a lighthouse keeper used to do? Where are the most unusual lighthouses in the world? Depart on an enchanting voyage with the school children in this book to discover the answers to these questions along with other fascinating ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781911509240
Published 1 March 2018 by b small publishing limited
Format Hardback
Author(s) Illustrated by Belyaev, Roman
Translated by Kulikova, Masha
Series How it Works (part: 1)
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ISBN-13 9781911509240
ISBN-10 1911509241
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher b small publishing limited
Imprint b small publishing limited
Publication Date 1 March 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Translated from Russian
Author(s) Illustrated by Belyaev, Roman
Translated by Kulikova, Masha
Series How it Works (part: 1)
Category Science
Technology & Applied Sciences
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions Width: 220mm
Height: 297mm
Spine: 12mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age 7-9 years
Reading Age 7-9 years
Library of Congress Lighthouses - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 623.8942
Catalogue Code 900416

Description of this Book

How can we tell one lighthouse from another? What does a lighthouse keeper do? Where are the most unusual lighthouses in the world? Depart on an enchanting voyage with the school children in this book to discover the answers to these questions along with other fascinating facts about lighthouses and how they work. A charming journey through the science and history of lighthouses around the world.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Illustrated with delightful, retro-style artwork. --Booklist Online
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Roman Belyaev was born in Moscow, where he still lives. Since 2005, he has been working in advertising - specialising in character design and film posters. Roman also explored the Hidden attractions of Moscow during illustration studies at the prestigious British Higher School of Art & Design, which he completed in 2016. This book is the first in a series of How It Works non-fiction titles Roman is developing for publishing house, Samokat in Russia. The English edition is being published by b small publishing. He sketches in ink or coloured pencils.

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