The librarian who measured the earth
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Published:
Boston : Little, Brown and Company, [1994].
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
48 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 940L
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1 copy on order.
La Farge Childrens Picture Book
BIO ERATOSTHENES
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BIO ERATOSTHENES
Description
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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Format:
Book
Language:
English
ISBN:
0316515264, 9780316515269
Lexile code:
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure:
940

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (page 48).
Description
Describes the life and work of Eratosthenes, the Greek geographer and astronomer who accurately measured the circumference of the Earth.
Awards
American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1995.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Lasky, K., & Hawkes, K. (1994). The librarian who measured the earth. First edition. Boston: Little, Brown and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Lasky, Kathryn and Kevin, Hawkes. 1994. The Librarian Who Measured the Earth. Boston: Little, Brown and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Lasky, Kathryn and Kevin, Hawkes, The Librarian Who Measured the Earth. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1994.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lasky, Kathryn,, and Kevin Hawkes. The Librarian Who Measured the Earth. First edition. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1994. Print.

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