Juvenile Nonfiction

Wonder The Natural History Museum Poetry Book

by Ana Sampson
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Release Date: 2021-09-09
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Pages: 272 pages
ISBN 13: 1529059011
ISBN 10: 9781529059014
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle

Synopsis : Wonder The Natural History Museum Poetry Book written by Ana Sampson, published by Pan Macmillan which was released on 2021-09-09. Download Wonder The Natural History Museum Poetry Book Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. The Natural History Museum in London's South Kensington welcomes over five million visitors in a normal year to marvel at the treasures housed in its twenty-eight galleries. Less than 1% of the Museum's collections of over eighty ... -- Wonder: The Natural History Museum Poetry Book is a beautiful gift hardback collection of poetry with poems inspired by The Natural History Museum. It covers everything from the depths of space to the very centre of the earth - there are poems about the solar system, planet earth, oceans and rivers, birds, dinosaurs, fossils, wildlife, flowers, fungi, insects, explorers and palaeontologists. Each section includes an introduction and some footnotes about particularly interesting species. The museum has a collection of over eighty million objects and behind the scenes of its twenty-eight galleries crowd kilometres of preserved specimens, libraries of rare books and artworks, wonders gathered on some of the most famous voyages in history, rooms packed with pressed plants, warehouses teeming with stuffed animals and freezers full of DNA. As well as a museum, it is a state-of-the-art centre for discovery with over three hundred resident scientists and over ten thousand visiting researchers each year, investigating everything from dinosaurs to life on other planets. The collection is made up of brand new and classic poems and is illustrated with botanical drawings and engravings from the museum’s collections. This fantastic collection speaks of the wonder of nature and shows us why we need to look after our incredible planet.