Coupon
The Arts : A Visual Encyclopedia
by Susie Hodge and David Taylor and Joe Fullman


Overview -

The most visual and comprehensive encyclopedia for children that charts the evolution of the world's greatest cultural achievements in painting, sculpture, photography, music, and dance, supporting the arts in STEAM education.

Kids can trace the development of painting, from prehistoric cave drawings to the Mona Lisa to contemporary art; discover the evolution of sculpture, from the Great Sphinx at Giza to modern day abstract forms; find out about photography, from the early "camera obscura" to digital imagery; read the story of music, from classical and jazz to rock and roll; and put on their dancing shoes for some ballroom, ballet, modern dance, and more.  Read more...


 
Paperback
  • $19.99

Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist

In Stock Online.

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 14 copies from $15.67
 
 
 
 

More About The Arts by Susie Hodge; David Taylor; Joe Fullman
 
 
 
Overview

The most visual and comprehensive encyclopedia for children that charts the evolution of the world's greatest cultural achievements in painting, sculpture, photography, music, and dance, supporting the arts in STEAM education.

Kids can trace the development of painting, from prehistoric cave drawings to the Mona Lisa to contemporary art; discover the evolution of sculpture, from the Great Sphinx at Giza to modern day abstract forms; find out about photography, from the early "camera obscura" to digital imagery; read the story of music, from classical and jazz to rock and roll; and put on their dancing shoes for some ballroom, ballet, modern dance, and more. Stunning images bring each subject to life, and clear text and annotations provide comprehensive, age-appropriate coverage.

Full of amazing facts, clear explanations, and awe-inspiring photography, The Arts: A Visual Encyclopedia is the essential introduction to the cultural world for children.

Series Overview: DK's Visual Encyclopedias are the first substantial series of encyclopedias aimed at young children, designed to excite and entertain, while offering a comprehensive overview of core subjects. From science and the human body to animals, the ocean, space, and more, each book combines fun facts, amazing pictures, and crystal-clear explanations to take kids into the wonders of our world.


 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781465461780
  • ISBN-10: 1465461787
  • Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
  • Publish Date: August 2017
  • Page Count: 304
  • Reading Level: Ages 8-12
  • Dimensions: 10.7 x 8.3 x 0.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.65 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Juvenile Nonfiction > Art - General
Books > Juvenile Nonfiction > Performing Arts - General

 
BAM Customer Reviews