Popular Science: Science Year by Year.
Dinwiddie, Robert (editor) POPULAR SCIENCE: Science Year by Year.
ISBN 0-439-28438-4. New York: Scholastic, 2001. 240 pp. $19.95. What
better book to captivate the attention of young and old than this richly
informative, pictorial journey through the 20th century. The scientific
contributions and inventions from the past century are presented year by
year. Each exceptional picture is accompanied by 75-100 words of
well-written explanation. Special focus topics are portrayed through
time lines. This compendium of knowledge is well-worth owning, because
readers will page through and enjoy reading it time after time. Ages
9-14. Reviewed by John McAndrew, Kutztown University of PA