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The Resource Lives of the scientists : experiments, explosions (and what the neighbors thought), written by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt

Lives of the scientists : experiments, explosions (and what the neighbors thought), written by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt

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Lives of the scientists : experiments, explosions (and what the neighbors thought)
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Lives of the scientists
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experiments, explosions (and what the neighbors thought)
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written by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt
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eng
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Profiles 18 of history's most noteworthy scientists, from Zhang Heng and Isaac Newton to Albert Einstein and Barbara McClintock, sharing lesser-known facts about their favorite activities, relationships, and eccentricities
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Title
Lives of the scientists
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Summary
Profiles many of history's most noteworthy scientists, from Zhang Heng and Isaac Newton to Albert Einstein and Barbara McClintock, sharing lesser-known facts about their favorite activities, relationships, and eccentricities
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Biography type
collective biography
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10188246
Cataloging source
TOH
Dewey number
  • 509.2/2
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q141
LC item number
.K698 2013
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1120
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 8
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bibliography
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True
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Lives of--
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juvenile
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experiments, explosions (and what the neighbors thought)
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experiments, explosions (and what the neighbors thought)
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Kathleen Krull, Kathryn Hewitt
Lives of the scientists : experiments, explosions (and what the neighbors thought), written by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt
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Lives of the scientists : experiments, explosions (and what the neighbors thought), written by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt
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"The illustrations in this book were done in oil paint on Arches paper."--Title page verso
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, page 96
Contents
Dragons and frogs : Zhang Heng -- Writing on horseback : Ibn Sīnā -- Full of stars--and himself : Galileo -- The importance of an apple : Isaac Newton -- "Promise not to call me a lunatic" : William and Caroline Herschel -- Throwing up at the sight of blood : Charles Darwin -- Caterpillars in the lab : Louis Pasteur -- Very famous dogs : Ivan Pavlov -- Science can be delicious : George Washington Carver -- A blue-green glow : Marie Curie -- Fooling around for eight hours a day : Albert Einstein -- Cowboy songs in the dark : Edwin Hubble -- Watering corn with her tears : Barbara McClintock -- "Computers were more fun" : Grace Murray Hopper -- Imagining surf : Rachel Carson -- "A dear old friend" : Chien-Shiung Wu -- "Two people are better than one" : James D. Watson and Francis Crick -- From waitress to world expert : Jane Goodall
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Dimensions
27 cm
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Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9780152059095
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012953333
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color illustrations

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