The Science Timeline Wallbook

£12.99

ASE Member Price £11.04

Author: 
Christopher Lloyd
ISBN: 
9780993019982
Format: 
Poster Book
Published 2015 | What On Earth Publishing Ltd |

The extraordinary story of how humans have shaped and reshaped the world through ingenuity and invention from the Stone Ages to today on a glorious 2m-long timeline of more than 1,000 pictures and captions.

Description

Witness how people have changed the world with their hands and brains over more than 10,000 years from the Stone Ages to the present day. This unique history of science and engineering includes a 2 metre-long fold-out timeline containing more than 1,000 pictures and captions that tell the story of the world’s greatest scientists and inventors from ancient China to the Middle East and from enlightenment Europe to modern America. The Wallbook of Science & Engineering also includes more than 30 newspaper articles, a 50-question quiz and a pocket magnifier. Perfect for 7-14 year olds but equally fascinating for adults of all ages. Developed with experts at the Science Museum.

What’s inside?

  • Visually engaging with more than 1,000 hand-drawn pictures
  • Encourages learning through curiosity, includes a pocket magnifier
  • Spine-bound book that also folds out into a 2 metre-long timeline wallchart
  • Perforated edge allows timeline to be detached as a wallchart
  • Explores the history of science though a wide range of newspaper-style articles
  • Ideal for children fascinated by non-fiction
  • Exciting for adults as well as children
  • Great as a gift for any curious child aged 7-14

Facts & Figures:

Height: 29 cms
Width: 22 cms
Depth: 0.5 cms
Length (when fully unfolded): 2 metres