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Ancient Egypt by Andrew Haslam
Arctic Peoples by Andrew Haslam
Body by Andrew Haslam
Building by Andrew Haslam
Earth by Wendy Baker
Earth by Andrew Haslam
Flight by Andrew Haslam
Insects by Andrew Haslam
Japan by Andrew Haslam
Machines by Andrew Haslam
Machines by Wendy Baker
Maps by Andrew Haslam
Native Americans by Andrew Haslam
Oceans by Andrew Haslam
Photography by Andrew Haslam
Plants by Andrew Haslam
Plants by Wendy Baker
Plants by Claire Watts
Rivers by Andrew Haslam
The Roman Empire by Andrew Haslam
Science Fair by Andrew Haslam
Ships by Andrew Solway
Ships by Andrew Haslam
Sounds by Andrew Haslam
Space by Andrew Haslam
Space by David Glover
Stone Age People by Keith Branigan
Time by Andrew Haslam
Universe by Andrew Haslam
Weather by Andrew Haslam

Related tags


  1. Dinosaurs by Andrew Haslam (1996)
  2. Electricity by Alexandera Parsons (1992)
  3. Cardinals and Other Songbirds (World Book's Animals of the World) by Meish Goldish (2001)
  4. The Kids' Science Book by Robert Hirschfeld (1995)
  5. Simple Science Experiments by Hans Jürgen Press (1967)
  6. Old Japan by Andrew Haslam (1995)
  7. The Heart: Our Circulatory System by Seymour Simon (1996)
  8. The Body Book (Grades 3-6) by Donald M. Silver (1993)
  9. Janice VanCleave's Biology For Every Kid: 101 Easy Experiments That Really Work by Janice VanCleave (1989)
  10. Eyewitness Books: Flying Machine by Andrew Nahum (1960)
  11. Science Crafts for Kids: 50 Fantastic Things to Invent & Create by Gwen Diehn (1994)
  12. Ancient Rome by Simon James (1990)
  13. Janice VanCleave's Guide to the Best Science Fair Projects by Janice VanCleave (1997)
  14. Life in an Estuary: The Chesapeake Bay (Ecoystems in Action) by Sally M. Walker (2003)
  15. Machines by Clive Gifford (1993)

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How do series work?

To create a series or add a work to it, go to a "work" page. The "Common Knowledge" section now includes a "Series" field. Enter the name of the series to add the book to it.

Works can belong to more than one series. In some cases, as with Chronicles of Narnia, disagreements about order necessitate the creation of more than one series.

Tip: If the series has an order, add a number or other descriptor in parenthesis after the series title (eg., "Chronicles of Prydain (book 1)"). By default, it sorts by the number, or alphabetically if there is no number. If you want to force a particular order, use the | character to divide the number and the descriptor. So, "(0|prequel)" sorts by 0 under the label "prequel."

What isn't a series?

Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such (see Wikipedia: Book series). Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. For now, avoid forcing the issue with mere "lists" of works possessing an arbitrary shared characteristic, such as relating to a particular place. Avoid series that cross authors, unless the authors were or became aware of the series identification (eg., avoid lumping Jane Austen with her continuators).

Also avoid publisher series, unless the publisher has a true monopoly over the "works" in question. So, the Dummies guides are a series of works. But the Loeb Classical Library is a series of editions, not of works.


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