Download E-books Encyclopedia Mythologica: Gods and Heroes Pop-Up PDF

By Matthew Reinhart

The creators of the recent York instances best-selling Encyclopedia Prehistorica sequence provide a mythic examine the mysteries of the earlier with a complete pantheon of exceptional pop-ups.

For all of recorded heritage, people have sought to appreciate Earth’s mysteries within the realm of the divine — and aspired to behavior themselves as heroes. simply gods, in fact, might push the solar around the sky,forge complete continents, and impel mountains to the touch the clouds. during this attractive quantity, the incomparable workforce of Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda take us to Ra-Atum’s land in old Egypt; above the Grecian clouds to Zeus’s Mount Olympus; as much as Norse god Odin’s frozen north; to the a long way East, the place the Jade Emperor sits within the heavens; into the wilds of Oceania, the place Pele’s volcanic rage simmers under the earth; and to many extra lands and instances, all wealthy with sacred myths and legends.

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Download E-books A Cloud Forest Food Chain: A Who-Eats-What Adventure in Africa (Follow That Food Chain) PDF

By Rebecca Hogue Wojahn

Welcome to an African cloud wooded area! As you put off down the mountain direction, all you spot forward is a thick tangle of vines and bamboo bushes. however the cloud wooded area is stuffed with lifestyles, from a collared sunbird soaring over a few plants to a leopard stalking a huge woodland hog. Day and evening within the cloud woodland, the quest is directly to locate foodand to prevent turning into somebody elses subsequent meal. All dwelling issues are hooked up to each other in a nutrition chain, from animal to animal, animal to plant, plant to insect, and bug to animal.

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Download E-books Savage Earth (DK Guide) PDF

By Trevor Day

* a thrilling, accomplished advisor to the making, shaping and inner workings of our planet *DK consultant to area used to be winner of the Junior Prize of the Aventis Prizes for technological know-how Books 2000 * From earthquakes and volcanoes ot the long term results of moving ice, this ebook is choked with drama * includes marvelous pictures from satellites and the distance go back and forth mixed with the superior panorama and aerial images 350 x 265mm

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