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Unsung heroes of science, by Todd Kortemeier

Label
Unsung heroes of science
Title
Unsung heroes of science
Statement of responsibility
by Todd Kortemeier
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From fossil hunters to nuclear researchers, this book introduces remarkable individuals whose contributions to science were often overlooked. Colorful spreads full of photographs and sidebars support reader engagement and celebrate each hero's achievements."--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
Dewey number
  • 509.22
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Grades 4 to 6
LC call number
T39
LC item number
.K677 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Unsung heroes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Unsung heroes of science, by Todd Kortemeier
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Mary Anning hunts for fossils -- Jocelyn Bell Burnell discovers pulsars -- Marie Daly earns chemistry PHD -- Charles Drew makes blood banks possible -- Carlos Juan Finlay finds the cause of yellow fever -- Rosalind Franklin discovers the structure of DNA -- Lue Gim Gong saves Florida's citrus industry -- Ernest E. Just changes how we look at cells -- Henrietta Swan Leavitt calculates distances of the universe -- Lise Meitner helps discover nuclear fission -- Charles Henry Turner discovers amazing insect facts -- Chien-Shiung Wu pioneers nuclear research
Control code
ocn939910942
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781632353092
Lccn
2016002371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Unsung heroes of science, by Todd Kortemeier
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Mary Anning hunts for fossils -- Jocelyn Bell Burnell discovers pulsars -- Marie Daly earns chemistry PHD -- Charles Drew makes blood banks possible -- Carlos Juan Finlay finds the cause of yellow fever -- Rosalind Franklin discovers the structure of DNA -- Lue Gim Gong saves Florida's citrus industry -- Ernest E. Just changes how we look at cells -- Henrietta Swan Leavitt calculates distances of the universe -- Lise Meitner helps discover nuclear fission -- Charles Henry Turner discovers amazing insect facts -- Chien-Shiung Wu pioneers nuclear research
Control code
ocn939910942
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781632353092
Lccn
2016002371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

Library Locations

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      1095 Sixth Avenue, Marion, IA, 52302, US
      42.032284 -91.59893
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