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The Resource Eureka! : 50 scientists who shaped human history, by John Grant

Eureka! : 50 scientists who shaped human history, by John Grant

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Eureka! : 50 scientists who shaped human history
Title
Eureka!
Title remainder
50 scientists who shaped human history
Statement of responsibility
by John Grant
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles fifty scientists from Pythagoras to James Hansen, describing their achievements and lasting impact on human history
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Eureka! : 50 scientists who shaped human history, by John Grant
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Publication
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Includes index
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ptolemy (Claudius Ptolemaeus) (ca. 90-ca. 168)
  • James Hansen (b. 1941)
  • 214
  • 24
  • Hypatia of Alexandria (ca. 355-415)
  • 28
  • Alhazen (Abu Ali al-Hasan ibn al-Haytham) (ca. 965-ca. 1040)
  • 32
  • Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543)
  • 35
  • Tycho Brahe (1546-1601)
  • 39
  • Pythagoras of Samos (ca. 570-ca. 495 BCE?)
  • Francis Bacon (1561-1626)
  • 43
  • Galileo Galilei (1564-1642)
  • 47
  • Johannes Kepler (1571-1630)
  • 53
  • William Harvey (1578-1657)
  • 60
  • Isaac Newton (1642-1727)
  • 63
  • 9
  • Gottfried Leibniz (1646-1716)
  • 73
  • Émilie du Châtelet (1706-1749)
  • 77
  • Carolus Linnaeus (1707-1778)
  • 80
  • Mikhail Lomonosov (1711-1765)
  • 83
  • James Hutton (1726-1797)
  • 86
  • Hippocrates (ca. 460-ca. 370 BCE)
  • James Watt (1736-1819)
  • 89
  • Antoine Lavoisier (1743-1794)
  • 92
  • Edward Jenner (1749-1823)
  • 97
  • John Dalton (1766-1844)
  • 99
  • William Smith (1769-1839)
  • 103
  • 13
  • Michael Faraday (1791-1867)
  • 106
  • Charles Darwin (1809-1882)
  • 110
  • Ada Lovelace (1815-1852)
  • 119
  • Ignaz Semmelweis (1818-1865)
  • 122
  • Gregor Mendel (1822-1884)
  • 125
  • Euclid of Alexandria (ca. 325-ca. 270 BCE)
  • Louis Pasteur (1822-1895)
  • 129
  • Bernhard Riemann (1826-1866)
  • 135
  • James Clerk Maxwell (1831-1879)
  • 138
  • Marie Curie (1867-1934)
  • 143
  • Lise Meitner (1878-1968)
  • 148
  • 17
  • Albert Einstein (1879-1955)
  • 152
  • Alfred Wegener (1880-1930)
  • 163
  • Erwin Schrödinger (1887-1961)
  • 166
  • Edwin Hubble (1889-1953)
  • 170
  • Howard Florey (1898-1968)
  • 173
  • Archimedes of Syracuse (ca. 287-212 BCE)
  • Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin (1900-1979)
  • 176
  • Werner Heisenberg (1901-1976)
  • 179
  • Rachel Carson (1907-1964)
  • 184
  • Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar (1910-1995)
  • 187
  • Alan Turing (1912-1954)
  • 190
  • 20
  • Jonas Salk (1914-1995)
  • 194
  • James Lovelock (b. 1919)
  • 198
  • Rosalind Franklin (1920-1958)
  • 201
  • Stephen Hawking (b. 1942)
  • 204
  • Jocelyn Bell Burnell (b. 1943)
  • 211
Control code
sky2ocm82949207
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9781942186175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Eureka! : 50 scientists who shaped human history, by John Grant
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ptolemy (Claudius Ptolemaeus) (ca. 90-ca. 168)
  • James Hansen (b. 1941)
  • 214
  • 24
  • Hypatia of Alexandria (ca. 355-415)
  • 28
  • Alhazen (Abu Ali al-Hasan ibn al-Haytham) (ca. 965-ca. 1040)
  • 32
  • Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543)
  • 35
  • Tycho Brahe (1546-1601)
  • 39
  • Pythagoras of Samos (ca. 570-ca. 495 BCE?)
  • Francis Bacon (1561-1626)
  • 43
  • Galileo Galilei (1564-1642)
  • 47
  • Johannes Kepler (1571-1630)
  • 53
  • William Harvey (1578-1657)
  • 60
  • Isaac Newton (1642-1727)
  • 63
  • 9
  • Gottfried Leibniz (1646-1716)
  • 73
  • Émilie du Châtelet (1706-1749)
  • 77
  • Carolus Linnaeus (1707-1778)
  • 80
  • Mikhail Lomonosov (1711-1765)
  • 83
  • James Hutton (1726-1797)
  • 86
  • Hippocrates (ca. 460-ca. 370 BCE)
  • James Watt (1736-1819)
  • 89
  • Antoine Lavoisier (1743-1794)
  • 92
  • Edward Jenner (1749-1823)
  • 97
  • John Dalton (1766-1844)
  • 99
  • William Smith (1769-1839)
  • 103
  • 13
  • Michael Faraday (1791-1867)
  • 106
  • Charles Darwin (1809-1882)
  • 110
  • Ada Lovelace (1815-1852)
  • 119
  • Ignaz Semmelweis (1818-1865)
  • 122
  • Gregor Mendel (1822-1884)
  • 125
  • Euclid of Alexandria (ca. 325-ca. 270 BCE)
  • Louis Pasteur (1822-1895)
  • 129
  • Bernhard Riemann (1826-1866)
  • 135
  • James Clerk Maxwell (1831-1879)
  • 138
  • Marie Curie (1867-1934)
  • 143
  • Lise Meitner (1878-1968)
  • 148
  • 17
  • Albert Einstein (1879-1955)
  • 152
  • Alfred Wegener (1880-1930)
  • 163
  • Erwin Schrödinger (1887-1961)
  • 166
  • Edwin Hubble (1889-1953)
  • 170
  • Howard Florey (1898-1968)
  • 173
  • Archimedes of Syracuse (ca. 287-212 BCE)
  • Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin (1900-1979)
  • 176
  • Werner Heisenberg (1901-1976)
  • 179
  • Rachel Carson (1907-1964)
  • 184
  • Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar (1910-1995)
  • 187
  • Alan Turing (1912-1954)
  • 190
  • 20
  • Jonas Salk (1914-1995)
  • 194
  • James Lovelock (b. 1919)
  • 198
  • Rosalind Franklin (1920-1958)
  • 201
  • Stephen Hawking (b. 1942)
  • 204
  • Jocelyn Bell Burnell (b. 1943)
  • 211
Control code
sky2ocm82949207
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9781942186175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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