Millions to Measure

David M. Schwartz, Author, Steven Kellogg, Illustrator HarperCollins $17.99 (40p) ISBN 978-0-688-12916-3
The team behind How Much Is a Million? creates another mathematical adventure, Millions to Measure by David M. Schwartz, illus. by Steven Kellogg. Here the wizard Marvelosissimo leads readers on an eye-opening exploration of measurement, from before standardization to modern methods, with special emphasis on the metric system. A gatefold spread reveals a scale drawing of a meter stick; back matter explains the history and rationale behind the metric system and how to use it every day.
Reviewed on: 03/01/2003
Release date: 03/01/2003
Genre: Children's
Library Binding - 40 pages - 978-0-06-623784-8
Prebound-Sewn - 40 pages - 978-0-7569-6975-2
Paperback - 40 pages - 978-0-06-084806-4
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