Chris Oxlade and Corinne Stockley
Copyright 1989 Usborne Publishing Ltd.
The World of the Microscope investigates the enormous variety of objects too small for the eye to see, from insects to microchips circuits. Step-by-step diagrams show how to get the best from a microscope and how to make and keep slides. The book covers different types of microscopes, from magnifying glasses to electron microscopes and there are plenty of exciting suggestions for projects which reveal the incredible detail of everyday objects. The book also contains a section on the use of microscopes in science and industry. This book is very well illustrated and is recommended for the beginner.