The Resource Mechanica : a beginner's field guide, by Lance Balchin

Mechanica : a beginner's field guide, by Lance Balchin

Label
Mechanica : a beginner's field guide
Title
Mechanica
Title remainder
a beginner's field guide
Statement of responsibility
by Lance Balchin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Annotation.
  • In this field guide from the twenty-third century, a dashing explorer--Miss Liberty Crisp--details amazing creatures known as Mechanica: human-created life forms designed to replace extinct species. Features steampunk-inspired renderings of mechanical bugs, birds, bats, snakes, and more!"
Awards note
Shortlisted by the Children's Book Council of Australia for the 2017 Children's Picture Book of the Year Award
Cataloging source
VSL
Dewey number
A823.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
For children
Literary form
fiction
Summary expansion
"Welcome to future Earth. Despite repeated warnings, the environment has become polluted to such an extent that many areas of the globe have become uninhabitable, and wildlife is now extinct. From the ashes, a new style of 'wildlife' is created. Wildlife that will not remain harnessed by humankind...an encyclopedia of Mechnical creatures with a fictional narrative." -- publisher's website
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mechanica : a beginner's field guide, by Lance Balchin
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • melc
  • wblc
  • glgc
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000058458857
Dimensions
28 x 34 cm
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781760401085
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36419163
System control number
  • (OCoLC)956914957
  • rc36419163

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