Book Design
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 256

Book Design

A comprehensive and practical guide for students and experienced designers alike, this carefully structured text is illustrated throughout with photographs and diagrams. Featuring examples from various kinds of book, it takes the reader through every aspect of the subject. In addition, there is information on styling the text, an extensive glossary defining editorial, design and production terms, and a further reading list.

Book Design
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 256

Book Design

An authoritative overview of the latest techniques and technology of book design takes readers step by step through the process of establishing formats, constructing grids, selecting typefaces, designing a jacket, and preparing materials for the printer, with more than three hundred illustrations that demonstrate every facet of the process. Original.

Type and Typography
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 224

Type and Typography

Providing an essential grounding for both students and professionals, this text takes readers through every aspect of typography, from the history of language and writing systems to the invention of moveable type and the evolution of the digital systems of today.

North American Indians
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 63

North American Indians

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1995
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  • Publisher: Unknown

Provides instructions for recreations of past civilizations and model-making projects.

Flight
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 48

Flight

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1995
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  • Publisher: Unknown

An illustrated book of projects demonstrating the properties of flight.

Electricity
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 48

Electricity

Offers readers several methods of learning about electricity and magnetism, including diagrams, maps, models, and experiments.

Photography
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 48

Photography

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1996
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  • Publisher: World Book

Explores photography from simple pinhole cameras to cameras that use film, explains how different parts of a camera work, and shows how to process and develop photographs.

Earth
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 48

Earth

Introduces basic facts about geography, weather, and the composition of the earth with instructions for related experiments and projects.

Maps
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 47

Maps

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1996
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  • Publisher: World Book

Make It Work! Geography is a hands-on approach to learning geography that clarifies the study of the Earth through practical model making. The thorough text and the models and their associated activities give a lear understanding of the forces and principles that act upon the Earth.

Oceans
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 47

Oceans

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2000
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  • Publisher: Unknown

Explains the characteristics of oceans and the forces and principles which act upon them, demonstrating with experiments and models.