Geek Out!: A Modern Nerd's Guide to Steampunk, 1st Edition

  • Nicole Horning
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538240297
  • ISBN-13: 9781538240298
  • DDC: 306
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released October 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Steampunk isn't easy to define. Is it a literary genre, a fashion style, or a way of life? For many people, it's all three. The world of steampunk combines the look of the steam-powered 19th century with the technology of the present or ideas about the future. This fun way to bring history and STEM topics together is popular with people of all ages, and this helpful guide gives young readers essential information about steampunk, from its roots to ways to dress like a steampunk character. Vibrant photographs, detailed graphic organizers, and informative sidebars enhance this exciting reading experience.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What Is Steampunk?.
2: History of Steampunk.
3: The Steampunk Airship.
4: Getting Started.
5: Creating Your Steampunk Look.
6: Where to Find Steampunk Gear.
7: Steampunk DIY.
8: Steampunk Conventions.
9: Future of Steampunk.
For More Information.
Other Backmatter.