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The Resource 50 burning questions : a sizzling history of fire, Tanya Lloyd Kyi ; illustrated by Ross Kinnaird

50 burning questions : a sizzling history of fire, Tanya Lloyd Kyi ; illustrated by Ross Kinnaird

Label
50 burning questions : a sizzling history of fire
Title
50 burning questions
Title remainder
a sizzling history of fire
Statement of responsibility
Tanya Lloyd Kyi ; illustrated by Ross Kinnaird
Title variation
Fifty burning questions
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"If you're burning with curiosity to find out what kind of salt explodes, how to send your breath through a glass jar, or whether people really can walk on hot coals -- look inside and check out the hilarious cartoons, cool activities, and red-hot information for the answers" --Cover, p. 4
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Summary
Surveys the history of human interactions with fire, from prehistoric times when controlling it made the difference between being predator or prey, to the present, and discusses its use in industry, communications, war, and other fields
Award
  • Vancouver Children's Literature Roundtable Information Book Award, 2011.
  • OLA Best Bets, 2010.
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355240
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
j541/.361
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN416
LC item number
.K95 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
1st in the 50 questions series
Target audience
juvenile
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a sizzling history of fire
Label
50 burning questions : a sizzling history of fire, Tanya Lloyd Kyi ; illustrated by Ross Kinnaird
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
5142586
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
100 p.
Isbn
9781554512218
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn445231651
  • (OCoLC)445231651
Label
50 burning questions : a sizzling history of fire, Tanya Lloyd Kyi ; illustrated by Ross Kinnaird
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
5142586
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
100 p.
Isbn
9781554512218
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn445231651
  • (OCoLC)445231651

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