The Resource A ray of light : a book of science and wonder, written and photographed by Walter Wick

A ray of light : a book of science and wonder, written and photographed by Walter Wick

Label
A ray of light : a book of science and wonder
Title
A ray of light
Title remainder
a book of science and wonder
Statement of responsibility
written and photographed by Walter Wick
Creator
Author
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Nonfiction picture book explains the scientific properties of light, touching on subjects ranging from incandescence and iridescence to light waves and the color spectrum
  • "The wonder of light has fascinated readers for ages. Walter Wick's mesmerizing photographs paired with simple yet fascinating text and scientific observations help readers understand the secrets and complexity of light. You will learn what light is made of and how it fits alongside everything else in the world. Walter introduces readers into the mystery behind incandescence, light waves, the color spectrum and iridescence as well how we perceive light in our world and beyond. Walter Wick demonstrates that science and art both offer ways to observe the world around us."--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wick, Walter
Dewey number
535
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 6-8
  • K to grade 3
LC call number
QC360
LC item number
.W53 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Light
  • Physics
  • Color
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A ray of light : a book of science and wonder, written and photographed by Walter Wick
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
39 pages
Isbn
9780439165877
Lccn
2018015319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • on1057241193
  • (OCoLC)1057241193
  • 993787
Label
A ray of light : a book of science and wonder, written and photographed by Walter Wick
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
39 pages
Isbn
9780439165877
Lccn
2018015319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • on1057241193
  • (OCoLC)1057241193
  • 993787

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