Handbook of Nature Study Author:Anna Botsford Comstock, Verne N. Rockcastle A matchless handbook for decades, this classic has been the natural history bible of countless teachers and others who seek information about their natural environment. Written originally for those elementary school teachers who knew little of common plants and animals, and even less about earth beneath their feel and the skies overhead, this bo... more »ok is for the most part as valid and helpful to day as it was when first written in 1911.« less
This is a wonderful book. A reference but more. It has so much information and is highly readable. I opened the book when I first got my copy and couldn't put it down. Every topic is covered so thoughly that you feel like it's been a lifetime of research that was required to write the book. I love it. A good homeschool library book to have.