The Fairy-Land of Science

by Arabella B. Buckley


Description:  Introduction to the wonders of the physical world: sunbeams and the work they do, the aerial ocean in which we live, a drop of water on its travels, the two great sculptors —water and ice, the voices of nature and how we hear them, the life of a primrose, the history of a piece of coal, bees in the hive, and bees and flowers.


Additional information:

Ages:  10-13
Length:  233 pages
Format:  Paperback, Ebook
Illustrations:  Black and white
Year published:  2006
ISBN:  978-1-59915-024-6
Genres:  Science and Technology

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Table of Contents

1. How to Enter It; Use It; and Enjoy It
2. Sunbeams, and the Work They Do 
3. The Aerial Ocean in Which We Live 
4. A Drop of Water on Its Travels 
5. The Two Great Sculptors—Water and Ice 

6. The Voices of Nature, and How We Hear Them
7. The Life of a Primrose 
8. The History of a Piece of Coal 
9. Bees in the Hive 
10. Bees and Flowers

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