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The Resource The science of Harry Potter : how magic really works, Roger Highfield

The science of Harry Potter : how magic really works, Roger Highfield

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The science of Harry Potter : how magic really works
Title
The science of Harry Potter
Title remainder
how magic really works
Statement of responsibility
Roger Highfield
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look at the scientific principles underpinning the magic of Harry Potter reveals some of the true magic behind science
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2002.
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165004
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DLC
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Highfield, Roger
Dewey number
500
Index
index present
LC call number
Q162
LC item number
.H54 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Potter, Harry
  • Potter, Harry
  • Science
  • Magic
  • Magic
  • Magic
  • Science
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how magic really works
Label
The science of Harry Potter : how magic really works, Roger Highfield
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-295) and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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Contents
Introduction: the science of magic -- pt. I. (1. Broomsticks, time travel and splinching ; 2. How to play Quidditch without leaving the ground ; 3. The invisibility cloak, sorting hat and other spellbinding apparel ; 4. The mathematics of evil ; 5. Owls, snails & skrewts ; 6. Magizoology ; 7. Bertie Bott's every flavor beans) -- pt. II. 8. Stars, mystic chickens and superstitious pigeons ; 9. The greatest wizard ; 10. There be dragons, really ; 11. The potions master ; 12. The origins of witchcraft ; 13. The philosopher's stone ; 14. Belief, superstition and magic ; 15. The magic of science)
Control code
ocm50253185
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxii, 322 pages
Isbn
9780670031535
Lccn
2002028878
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)50253185
Label
The science of Harry Potter : how magic really works, Roger Highfield
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-295) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the science of magic -- pt. I. (1. Broomsticks, time travel and splinching ; 2. How to play Quidditch without leaving the ground ; 3. The invisibility cloak, sorting hat and other spellbinding apparel ; 4. The mathematics of evil ; 5. Owls, snails & skrewts ; 6. Magizoology ; 7. Bertie Bott's every flavor beans) -- pt. II. 8. Stars, mystic chickens and superstitious pigeons ; 9. The greatest wizard ; 10. There be dragons, really ; 11. The potions master ; 12. The origins of witchcraft ; 13. The philosopher's stone ; 14. Belief, superstition and magic ; 15. The magic of science)
Control code
ocm50253185
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxii, 322 pages
Isbn
9780670031535
Lccn
2002028878
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)50253185

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