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The Resource The incredible yet true adventures of Alexander von Humboldt : the greatest inventor-naturalist-scientist-explorer who ever lived, Volker Mehnert ; illustrated by Claudia Lieb ; translated by Becky L. Crook

The incredible yet true adventures of Alexander von Humboldt : the greatest inventor-naturalist-scientist-explorer who ever lived, Volker Mehnert ; illustrated by Claudia Lieb ; translated by Becky L. Crook

Label
The incredible yet true adventures of Alexander von Humboldt : the greatest inventor-naturalist-scientist-explorer who ever lived
Title
The incredible yet true adventures of Alexander von Humboldt
Title remainder
the greatest inventor-naturalist-scientist-explorer who ever lived
Statement of responsibility
Volker Mehnert ; illustrated by Claudia Lieb ; translated by Becky L. Crook
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
"A richly illustrated middle-grade narrative biography about the life and adventures of Alexander von Humboldt, the late eighteenth-, early nineteenth-century Prussian polymath-explorer, lost hero of science, and source of inspiration for Charles Darwin and Henry David Thoreau"--
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Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mehnert, Volker
Dewey number
  • 509.2
  • B
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-12
  • Grades 7-9
Intended audience source
  • The Experiment
  • The Experiment
LC call number
Q143.H9
LC item number
M4313 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lieb, Claudia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Humboldt, Alexander von
  • Scientists
  • Naturalists
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The incredible yet true adventures of Alexander von Humboldt : the greatest inventor-naturalist-scientist-explorer who ever lived, Volker Mehnert ; illustrated by Claudia Lieb ; translated by Becky L. Crook
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Germany as Alexander von Humboldt by Gerstenberg Verlag in 2018."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1089418457
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
105 pages
Isbn
9781615196319
Lccn
2019024865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1089418457
Label
The incredible yet true adventures of Alexander von Humboldt : the greatest inventor-naturalist-scientist-explorer who ever lived, Volker Mehnert ; illustrated by Claudia Lieb ; translated by Becky L. Crook
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Germany as Alexander von Humboldt by Gerstenberg Verlag in 2018."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1089418457
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
105 pages
Isbn
9781615196319
Lccn
2019024865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1089418457

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