Our Start Exploring(TM) introductory texts, presented in coloring-book form, are enjoyed by adults as well as children. They provide superb introductions to complex subjects in a simple, accessible way. This fascinating coloring book provides a fact-filled look at the world of lighthouses, which appeal to so many because they evoke a romantic vision of the ocean. Through informative text and ready-to-color illustrations, readers will learn about the history of these picturesque and practical structures. In writing appropriate for children -- but also informative enough to engage adults -- the book explores the best known lighthouses in the United States and Canada, with folklore and statistics on each. Intriguing sidebars focus on lenses, technology, and interior architecture of these unique sentinels of the sea.About the Author:
Steven Zorn is a freelance writer. His books for Running Press include The Little Book of Hanukkah, Mostly Ghostly, Mostly Monsters, Classic American Folktales, and The Ctlassic Book of Best-Loved Bedtime Stories. He lives in Viriginia Beach, USA, where he writes television documentaries and is the head writer for the forensic science series The New Detectives on the Discovery Channel.
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Descripción Running Press Kids. PAPERBACK. Estado de conservación: New. 076241233X. Nº de ref. de la librería GHT2829COKR061616H0924
Descripción Running Press Kids, 2002. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Pap/Pstr. Nº de ref. de la librería DADAX076241233X
Descripción Estado de conservación: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 97807624123341.0
Descripción Running Press Kids, 2002. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería P11076241233X