You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Fire!

You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Fire!

Book - 2015
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In addition to its peaceful uses, fire has been used as a weapon since ancient times.

From dentists to insects to bacteria, this series tackles some of life's more unpleasant experiences-and explores how much worse it might be if they didn't exist. Each title is a blend of history and science, explaining how things work and revealing how humans have come to terms with all the challenges that nature has thrown at us!

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Full-color cartoon-style illustrations that make the books fun and attractive to reluctant readers A simple timeline providing an easily understood history of the subject Top Tips offer helpful advice on what you should or shouldn't do in a tricky situation How It Works callouts explain the science behind the technology You Can Do It! callouts describe a simple, safe experiment, or an action you can take to help make the world a better place A helpful glossary and index in each book
Publisher: New York : Franklin Watts, an imprint of Scholastic, Inc., 2015
ISBN: 9780531214077
Branch Call Number: j541.36 Wool
Characteristics: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: How would you survive without fire?
Would you like a little light?
Coul you cope without cooking?
Do you hanker for some heat?
Could you be creative with clay?
Could you turn a forest into a farm?
Does your forge need fire?
Do you fancy being a firefighter?
Can you fight with fire?
Are you all set for steam?
Could you conceive of a car?
Can you forecast the future of fire?


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