|Format:||Print Book 2003|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
Blending science, and history, this biography series spotlights breakthrough discoveries and the scientists behind them, the effects of the scientists' work in their own life-times and their legacies. Narratives, primary source letters, diary excerpts, and newspaper headlines reveal flashes of inspiration, behind-the-scenes tensions, and spectacular triumphs. Timelines place each life and discovery in the context of significant world events, and color panels explain the science behind the discoveries.
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|Series||Scientists who made history.|
-- Juvenile literature.
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|Publisher|| Austin :Raintree Steck-Vaughn Publishers,2003
48 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.