The Natural World: See The World As Never Before

byJohn FarndonIllustratorPaul Boston

Hardcover | July 16, 2019

The Natural World: See The World As Never Before by John Farndon
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Get ready for the journey of a lifetime...p in the sky!Bird's Eye View: The Natural Worldtakes you on an amazing, fact-filled aerial journey around the world with stunning views of its landscapes, and the animals and plants that live in them. Three of the twelve soaring panoramas fold out on each side to create fabulous double-wide vistas.

Discover the incredible natural world as you float over:
  • The Florida Everglades
  • Tropical South America
  • Coral islands in the Pacific Ocean
  • Uluru rock in Australia
  • China's magical Guilin Hills
  • The Central Asian steppe
  • The Himalayas
  • The African Serengeti
  • A Welsh river
  • Northern Scandinavia
  • Sea cliffs of the Irish coast
  • French countryside
Each gorgeous spread introduces a new region from above, with text describing itskey geological features and inhabitants. Along the bottom of the page, illustrations identify a selection ofthe location's animals and plants, and a globe pinpoints where it is on the map. Included in the scenes is evidence of the damage that humans can do, like oil pollution in the Arctic ocean and deforestation in the Amazon.

Join thegreat white egretas you fly over the Everglades and thewhooper swansas you soar over the Arctic. Spot thegray reef sharksswimming the lagoon of a coral atoll, thered kangaroosbounding across the Australian desert, theherds of wildebeestmigrating across the Serengeti, and thesnow leopardprowling the foothills of the Himalayas.Look at the world differently, with a bird's eye view.
John Farndon is an internationally renowned author of exciting and accessible science books for children and adults. His books have been shortlisted for numerous awards and have sold millions of copies worldwide, proving their perennial appeal.Paul Bostonstudied illustration and sequential design and has been illustrating for over 15 y...
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Title:The Natural World: See The World As Never BeforeFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:44 pages, 11.75 X 9.55 X 0.45 inShipping dimensions:44 pages, 11.75 X 9.55 X 0.45 inPublished:July 16, 2019Publisher:words & picturesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1786038935

ISBN - 13:9781786038937

Appropriate for ages: 6

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