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The Resource The kid who named Pluto : and the stories of other extraordinary young people in science, by Marc McCutcheon ; illustrated by Jon Cannell

The kid who named Pluto : and the stories of other extraordinary young people in science, by Marc McCutcheon ; illustrated by Jon Cannell

Label
The kid who named Pluto : and the stories of other extraordinary young people in science
Title
The kid who named Pluto
Title remainder
and the stories of other extraordinary young people in science
Statement of responsibility
by Marc McCutcheon ; illustrated by Jon Cannell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of profiles of children and young adults whose scientific inventions made an impact on the world, including Louis Braille who discovered a way for the blind to read and write
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCutcheon, Marc
Dewey number
  • 509.2/2
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q141
LC item number
.M3577 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cannell, Jon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scientists
  • Creative ability in science
  • Scientists
  • Creative ability
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The kid who named Pluto : and the stories of other extraordinary young people in science, by Marc McCutcheon ; illustrated by Jon Cannell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 84)
Contents
The boy who dreamed of Mars -- The girl who named Pluto -- The bookworm who became a science fiction writer -- The teenager who invented television -- The curious girl who discovered sea-monster skeletons -- The high schooler who created an incredible secret code -- The math whiz who calculated the movement of the moon -- The fourth-grader who outsmarted medical experts -- The blind boy who developed a new way to see
Control code
ocm51931468
Dimensions
85 cm.
Extent
85 p.
Isbn
9780811837705
Lccn
2003003662
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i081183770X
Label
The kid who named Pluto : and the stories of other extraordinary young people in science, by Marc McCutcheon ; illustrated by Jon Cannell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 84)
Contents
The boy who dreamed of Mars -- The girl who named Pluto -- The bookworm who became a science fiction writer -- The teenager who invented television -- The curious girl who discovered sea-monster skeletons -- The high schooler who created an incredible secret code -- The math whiz who calculated the movement of the moon -- The fourth-grader who outsmarted medical experts -- The blind boy who developed a new way to see
Control code
ocm51931468
Dimensions
85 cm.
Extent
85 p.
Isbn
9780811837705
Lccn
2003003662
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i081183770X

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