DK: The New Children's Encyclopedia

When? Where? What? Why? From giant galaxies to microscopic germs, space rockets to ancient civilizations, find out in this bumper book of knowledge! Bringing the DK stamp of quality to over four thousand amazing topics to investigate, this astonishing book is jam-packed with fascination. Which is the world’s oldest religion? What was the first mechanically printed book? What is culture? How old are the famous cave paintings in France? Including over 2,500 photos, facts, definitions, statistics and explanations, it’s the book with all the answers!

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