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An essential reference book which explores key concepts and basic ideas of biology, all clearly explained with simple text, colourful pictures and diagrams.
Topics are arranged by theme and include the human body, living things and their environments, plants, reproduction and genetics.
With internet links to educational websites for further learning.
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“Not just for children!”
“Not just for children” The Usborne Illustrated Dictionary books are excellent for adults who would like to get a clear sense of these scientific topics. The Biology one is no exception! Even though they are primarily written for children I never feel that the authors are "talking down" to me.
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