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Sky tree: seeing science through art

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Publisher:
HarperCollins,
Pub. Date:
c1995.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Description
A tree stands on a hill by a river. As the sky changes, so does the tree, its branches filling with clouds, stars, snow, birds, mists, and the golden spring sun. One tree can mean many things. Thomas Locker's lyrical text records the changes in the tree's world just as simply as a child might observe them, and his magnificent paintings crystallize the natural phenomena that embellish the tree on each page. Questions at the bottom of each page lead to a unique discussion in the back of the book, where art and science are intertwined, and further depth is added to the wonder of Sky Tree.
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ISBN:
9780060248833
9780064437509
006024884
Reading Level:
LG
Level 2.9, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 560L
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Full title sky tree seeing science through art
Author locker thomas
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-18 23:23:59PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-21 01:00:34AM

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subject_facet Seasons -- Juvenile literature, Seasons. -- Miscellanea, Trees -- Juvenile literature, Trees -- Miscellanea
title_display Sky tree : seeing science through art
title_full Sky tree : seeing science through art / Thomas Locker ; with [questions and answers by] Candace Christiansen, Sky tree : seeing science through art / Thomas Locker with Candace Christiansen
title_short Sky tree :
title_sub seeing science through art
topic_facet Seasons, Trees