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The Resource Isaac Newton, by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov

Isaac Newton, by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov

Label
Isaac Newton
Title
Isaac Newton
Statement of responsibility
by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Isaac Newton was not only brilliant, but secretive, vindictive and obsessive. Here is a portrait of the man, contradictions and all, than places him against the backdrop of seventeenth-century England, a time of plague, the Great Fire of London, and two revolutions
Member of
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 530/.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 10 up
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QC16.N7
LC item number
K78 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.3
Series statement
Giants of science
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Isaac Newton, by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The apple
  • ch. 5.
  • Newton versus Hooke
  • ch. 6.
  • Math war
  • ch. 7.
  • Star war
  • ch. 8.
  • The greatest science book in the world
  • ch. 9.
  • Introduction
  • Newton versus Newton
  • ch. 10.
  • And what about alchemy?
  • ch. 11.
  • The crimson years
  • ch. 12.
  • Impact
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • ch. 1.
  • All alone
  • ch. 2.
  • The most amazing toys
  • ch. 3.
  • Learning outside the class
  • ch. 4.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
126 p.
Isbn
9780670059218
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005017741
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; black paper over boards, spine stamped in blue. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2007.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)60705665
  • ucoclc60705665
Label
Isaac Newton, by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The apple
  • ch. 5.
  • Newton versus Hooke
  • ch. 6.
  • Math war
  • ch. 7.
  • Star war
  • ch. 8.
  • The greatest science book in the world
  • ch. 9.
  • Introduction
  • Newton versus Newton
  • ch. 10.
  • And what about alchemy?
  • ch. 11.
  • The crimson years
  • ch. 12.
  • Impact
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • ch. 1.
  • All alone
  • ch. 2.
  • The most amazing toys
  • ch. 3.
  • Learning outside the class
  • ch. 4.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
126 p.
Isbn
9780670059218
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005017741
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; black paper over boards, spine stamped in blue. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2007.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)60705665
  • ucoclc60705665

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