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The American Heritage Children's Thesaurus
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Houghton Mifflin
Publication date July 10, 1997
Binding Hardcover
Book category Juvenile Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780395849774
ISBN-10 0395849772
Dimensions 0.75 by 8.25 by 10.50 in.
Weight 2 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $18.00
Other format details juvenile
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Featuring lively, full-color photographs, a child's thesaurus contains more than 35,000 carefully selected synonyms and antonyms, grouped by meaning and usage, and encourages students to test each of them against a clear sample sentence.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: How do you choose the best word for a sentence? The American Heritage(R) Children's Thesaurus has a wide range of entries and carefully selected synonyms which will add color and precision to writing at every level. With its innovative design, The American Heritage(R) Children's Thesaurus encourages students to distinguish among an array of synonyms by testing each word against an example sentence. Synonyms are grouped according to meaning and usage, helping students learn to think analytically and to be selective. This unique book will expand children's vocabularies while teaching them valuable new word skills. Features include more than 35,000 synonyms, a clear sample sentence for every sense of every entry, lively full-color photographs throughout, and more than 100 antonyms and word-group features.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780379213683 Book cover for 9780395849774 Book cover for 9780544542723 Book cover for 9780618280247 Book cover for 9780618701667
 
With Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries (other contributor) | Updated edition from Houghton Mifflin (July 14, 2015)
9780544542723 | details & prices | 280 pages | 8.50 × 10.50 × 1.00 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 2.08 lbs | List price $18.95
With American Heritage Publishing Company | Updated edition from Houghton Mifflin (May 3, 2006)
9780618701667 | details & prices | 280 pages | 8.25 × 10.25 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 2.00 lbs | List price $17.95
About: Presents over four thousand alphabetically arranged words with several synonyms and an illustrative sentence for each.
from Houghton Mifflin (May 1, 2003)
9780618280247 | details & prices | 8.25 × 10.25 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 2.00 lbs | List price $17.95
About: Presents over 4,000 alphabetically arranged words with several synonyms and an illustrative sentence for each.
from Houghton Mifflin (May 1, 2003)
9780618280247 | details & prices | 8.25 × 10.25 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 2.00 lbs | List price $17.95
About: Presents over 4,000 alphabetically arranged words with several synonyms and an illustrative sentence for each.
The price comparison is for this edition
from Houghton Mifflin (July 10, 1997)
9780395849774 | details & prices | 8.25 × 10.50 × 0.75 in. | 2.00 lbs | List price $18.00
About: Presents over 4000 alphabetically arranged words with several synonyms and an illustrative sentence for each
With Douglas E. Rosenthal (other contributor), Carl J. Green (other contributor) | from Oceana Pubns (June 1, 1996); titled "Competition Regulation in the Pacific Rim"
9780379213683 | details & prices | 7.75 × 10.50 × 1.75 in. | 3.00 lbs | List price $95.00
This edition also contains Competition Regulation in the Pacific Rim
School and Library
Book cover for 9780547215990
 
With American Heritage Publishing Company (other contributor) | from Houghton Mifflin (August 3, 2009)
9780547215990 | details & prices | 280 pages | 8.25 × 10.25 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 2.00 lbs | List price $18.95
About: With more than 4,000 entries and 36,000 synonyms, this updated edition of the award-winning American Heritage Children's Thesaurus encourages young writers to think analytically about word choice.

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