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Author Iggulden, Conn.

Title The dangerous book for boys / Conn Iggulden, Hal Iggulden ; foreword by John Doyle.

Published Pymble, N.S.W. : HarperCollins, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson TB  031 IGGU    AVAILABLE
Edition Australian ed.
Physical description 294 pages : illustrations (some colour), maps, portraits ; 25 cm
Notes Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 288-290.
Contents Essential Kit -- The Greatest Paper Plane in the World -- The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World -- The Five Knots Every Boy Should Know -- Questions About the World, pt.1 -- Making a Battery -- Conkers -- Catapults -- Fossils -- Building a Treehouse -- The Laws of Football -- Dinosaurs -- Making a Bow and Arrow -- Understanding Grammar, pt.1 -- Table Football -- Fishing -- Timers and Tripwires -- Kings and Queens of England and Scotland -- Famous Battles, pt.1. -- The Laws of Rugby Union and Rugby League -- Spies -- Codes and Ciphers -- Making Crystals -- Extraordinary Stories, pt.1. Scott of the Antarctic -- Making a Go-Cart -- Insects and Spiders -- Juggling -- Questions about the World, pt.2 -- Astronomy -- Making a Paper Hat, Boat and Waterbomb -- The Laws of Cricket -- Understanding Grammar, pt.2 -- Girls -- Marbling Paper -- Cloud Formations -- Famous Battles, pt.2 -- Making Cloth Fireproof -- First Aid -- The Commonwealth -- Maps of Changing Britain -- Extraordinary Stories, pt.2. Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson -- Building a Workbench -- The Steady-Hand Tin -- Five Pen and Paper Games -- The Golden Age of Piracy -- A Simple Electromagnet -- Secret Inks -- Sampling Shakespeare --
Extraordinary Stories, pt.3. Touching the Void -- Grinding an Italic Nib -- Navigation -- Naval Flag Codes -- The Patron Saints of Britain -- The Moon -- Skimming Stones -- Pinhole Projector -- Charting the Universe -- Dog Tricks -- Wrapping a Parcel in Brown Paper and String -- Star Maps: What you see when you look up... -- Making a Periscope -- Five Poems Every Boy Should Know -- Coin Tricks -- Light -- Latin Phrases Every Boy Should Know -- How to Play Poker -- Extraordinary Stories, pt.4. Douglas Bader -- Marbles -- A Brief History of Artillery -- The Origin of Words -- The Solar System: A Quick Reference Guide -- The Ten Commandments -- Common British Trees -- Extraordinary Stories, pt.5. Robert the Bruce -- Hunting and Cooking a Rabbit -- The Game of Chess -- Tanning a Skin -- The British Empire (1497--1997) -- Growing Sunflowers -- Questions about the World, pt.3 -- Role-Playing Games -- Understanding Grammar, pt.3 -- Seven Modern Wonders of the World -- Books Every Boy Should Read -- Imperial/Metric conversion table.
Other author Iggulden, Hal.
Doyle, John.
Subject Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc.
Boys -- Miscellanea.
ISBN 9780732286354 (hbk.) $45.00
0732286352 (hbk.)