Over three million copies and 25 years later, Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia is revised and updated with the latest facts, figures, and technologies. Covering more than 380 topics from dinosaurs to digital technology, this highly visual guide engages young readers with photographic spreads and illustrations annotated with amazing trivia. Featuring full-color photographs, maps, cutaway diagrams, charts, and more, Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia is written in a clear and child-friendly style with updates that include recent space missions, scientific breakthroughs, and the latest significant events. Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia is perfect for reports, homework, and independent research. A great addition to any bookshelf, Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia is the essential book for curious young readers who want to know about everything.
The new edition of the ultimate illustrated encyclopedia in ebook format. From computers to the natural world, help your child find out everything they need to know about anything with this fact-packed encyclopedia. They�ll find over 500 articles arranged from A-Z on subjects they need to know about, all illustrated with dramatic photos, charts and maps. The encyclopedia has been fully revised to include recent scientific breakthroughs, space missions and discoveries, as well as political, social and ecological changes, so your child can keep fully up-to-date with what has been happening in the world. Plus, they�ll be able to discover more about subjects using more than 5,000 fully-vetted and regularly updated internet links. Perfect for projects or just for fun, this is the ultimate illustrated family encyclopedia.
Explore the joys of heaven through the eyes of many different cultures and religious belief systems. Learn about a variety of hosts inhabited by varying views of the "Great Beyond." Color illustrations throughout.
The ideal source for today's information-seeking youngster, this book and CD-ROM pack shows you what the others can only tell you. More than 3,500 spectacular illustrations bring the pages of the DK Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia to life, with subjects ranging from science and technology to world history, music, and art, from literature and the arts to medicine, sports, and much more! A special fact-finder section featuring maps, charts, and tables makes details quick and easy to find, and a complete index covers all of the 450 major category listings included in the book. The Eyewitness Children's Encyclopedia CD-ROM includes a glossary and search function, 3-D virtual environments to explore, and more than 650,000 words covering every subject imaginable. For school projects, in-depth reports, quick fact-checking or even just for fun, the Children's Encyclopedia Pack is the place to go for answers. (CD-ROM minimum system requirements: Windows 95/98, Pentium 75 MHz processor, 16 Mb RAM, 4x CD-ROM, 25 Mb hard drive, 800 x 600 display, 16-bit color monitor, 16-bit sound card)