The Resource Monstrous : the lore, gore, and science behind your favorite monsters, Carlyn Beccia

Monstrous : the lore, gore, and science behind your favorite monsters, Carlyn Beccia

Label
Monstrous : the lore, gore, and science behind your favorite monsters
Title
Monstrous
Title remainder
the lore, gore, and science behind your favorite monsters
Statement of responsibility
Carlyn Beccia
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Carlyn Beccia presents werewolves, vampires, zombies and more as you've never seen them. Discover the origins of eight scream-worthy monsters, find out how major historical events shaped their creation, and delve into the science behind these fearful beasts. Engrossing (and gross!) timelines, maps, and infographics offer essential information--including the zombie virus life cycle and how to survive Godzilla's nuclear breath
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beccia, Carlyn
Dewey number
001.944
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 9-14
  • Grade 4 to 6
LC call number
GR825
LC item number
.B418 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monsters
  • Science
  • Monsters
  • Science
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Monstrous : the lore, gore, and science behind your favorite monsters, Carlyn Beccia
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 142-145) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The science of the monstrous -- Frankenstein's monster -- Dracula -- Zombies -- King Kong -- Werewolves -- The Kraken -- Bigfoot -- Godzilla -- A geologic time scale -- When science is wrong
Control code
on1085698694
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Extent
149 pages
Isbn
9781512449167
Lccn
2019002795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
Label
Monstrous : the lore, gore, and science behind your favorite monsters, Carlyn Beccia
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 142-145) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The science of the monstrous -- Frankenstein's monster -- Dracula -- Zombies -- King Kong -- Werewolves -- The Kraken -- Bigfoot -- Godzilla -- A geologic time scale -- When science is wrong
Control code
on1085698694
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Extent
149 pages
Isbn
9781512449167
Lccn
2019002795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps

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