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Record Breakers!: More Than 500 Fantastic Feats

Record Breakers!: More Than 500 Fantastic Feats

Amazing facts about people, animals, Earth, and space pack this fantastic kids' book of world records --Provided by publisher.

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ISBN 9781465474384
Barcode 9781465474384
Published 11 September 2018 by DK PUBLISHING (DORLING KINDERS
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By DK
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ISBN-13 9781465474384
ISBN-10 1465474382
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Imprint DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Publication Date 11 September 2018
Publication Country
Format Hardback
Author(s) By DK
Category Reference
Astrology, Mysteries & The Unexplained
Number of Pages 192
Dimensions Width: 218mm
Height: 277mm
Spine: 20mm
Weight 953g
Interest Age 8-12 years
Reading Age 8-12 years
Library of Congress Curiosities and wonders, Science, World records, Trivia and miscellanea
NBS Text Children's General Interest & Leisure
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 031
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Amazing facts about people, animals, Earth, and space pack this fantastic kids' book of world records. It's the perfect gift book for children ages 9-11. Witness jaw-dropping, record-breaking feats by extraordinary people and animals in this visual guide to amazing achievements. Record Breakers brings you the first, fastest, longest, largest, biggest, and best records in the world. Track the longest shark migration (12,400 miles/(20,000 km); visit the coolest place on the planet (Vostok Station, Antarctica: a chilling -128.6 F/ -89.2 C); see how plane pioneer Chuck Yeager first broke the sound barrier, and much more. The greatest human achievements are showcased, from pioneering inventors to modern feats of engineering, technology, transportation, and sports. But there's far more than just people power in the book, there are also records about animals, plants, and our amazing natural world, Earth, and space. Find out all about the best of everything in Record Breakers--an entertaining and educational book for the whole family.

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Author's Bio

DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world leading illustrated reference publisher and a member of the Penguin Random House division of Bertelsmann. DK publishes highly visual, photographic non-fiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 100 countries and over 60 languages, with offices in the UK, India, US, Germany, China, Canada, Spain and Australia. DK's aim is to inspire, educate and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics, with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products. Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery and parenting. DK's extensive children's list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the best-selling LEGO(R) books. DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series and Prima Games, the world's leading publisher of strategy content for PC and console video games. https: //www.dk.com/

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