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Portraits of Great American Scientists

by Judith A. Scheppler

  • 14 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Prometheus Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Popular science,
  • History,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • USA,
  • Scientists,
  • Scientists - General,
  • Biography,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLeon M. Lederman (Editor), Nobel Laureate (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8740099M
    ISBN 101573929328
    ISBN 109781573929325

    Part of Intermediate Text Book of Chemistry; (Date of painting) (Date of publication) Fifty one male scientists of Great Britain living in the years Two portraits of American chemist and American Chemical Society president () Charles C. Price ().   Saludos todos! Our book for this week is Portraits of Hispanic American Heroes, written by Juan Felipe Herrera and illustrated by Raúl Colón (the same illustrator from last week’s book, Tomás and the Library Lady).Portraits of Hispanic American Heroes won the Pura Belpré Honor Book award for narrative in , and perfectly embodies this month’s endeavor of honoring exceptional Latinos.

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Leon Lederman;, Judith Scheppler (Editors). Portraits of Great American Scientists. pp., illus., notes, bibl. Amherst, N.Y.: Prometheus Books, $28 (cloth).

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