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The librarian who measured the earth

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Little, Brown and Company,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 5.8 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 940L
A perfect introduction to mathematical concepts for young readers, written by a Newbery honor-winning author! This colorfully illustrated biography of the Greek philosopher and scientist Eratosthenes, who compiled the first geography book and accurately measured the globe's circumference, is just right for budding mathematicians, scientists, historians, and librarians! Filled with fascinating details about Eratosthenes's world (and in print since 1994), kids are sure to flip through the pages time and again.
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Grouped Work ID fba75699-2e04-8d1f-d501-1efb1d5f632a
Grouping Title librarian who measured the earth
Grouping Author lasky kathryn
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-12-12 04:20:50AM
Last Indexed 2018-12-13 04:42:58AM

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publishDate 1994
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subject_facet Astronomers -- Greece -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Astronomy, Greek -- Juvenile literature, Earth (Planet), Earth (Planet) -- Figure -- Measurement -- Juvenile literature, Eratosthenes, Geographers, Geographers -- Greece -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Geography, Ancient -- Juvenile literature
title_display The librarian who measured the earth
title_full The librarian who measured the earth / Kathryn Lasky ; illustrated by Kevin Hawkes
title_short The librarian who measured the earth
topic_facet Astronomers, Astronomy, Greek, Eratosthenes, Figure, Geographers, Geography, Ancient, Measurement