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This 18 volume set covers today's most popular science topics, from digital TV to microchips to touchscreens and beyond. As one of the most visually compelling science sets that students can enjoy, it covers earth science, life science, and physical science in 18 volumes. Created for grades 5-9, each volume provides an overview on the subject and thoroughly explains it through detailed and powerful graphics, turning complex subjects into visual information that students can quickly grasp.
Written and visually designed for ages 10 to 17, the 2010 Compton's by Britannica has been thoroughly reviewed, updated, and revised by educators, expert contributors, and Britannica editors. Packed with dramatic pictures, detailed diagrams, and engaging text, Compton's gives young readers the basic facts and entices advanced students to dig deeper for the answers to their more complex questions.
Entertaining and informative, the new 2012 Britannica Student Encyclopedia helps children gain a better understanding of their world. With more than 2,250 captivating articles, the Britannica Student Encyclopedia is the perfect resource for homework help and assignments and for satisfying the curiosity of young learners. Children are sure to immerse themselves in 2,700 photos, charts, and tables that help explain concepts and subjects, as well as 1,200 maps and flags from across the…