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The Resource Starry messenger : a book depicting the life of a famous scientist, mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, physicist, Galileo Galilei, created and illustrated by Peter Sis for Francis Foster books

Starry messenger : a book depicting the life of a famous scientist, mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, physicist, Galileo Galilei, created and illustrated by Peter Sis for Francis Foster books

Label
Starry messenger : a book depicting the life of a famous scientist, mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, physicist, Galileo Galilei
Title
Starry messenger
Title remainder
a book depicting the life of a famous scientist, mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, physicist, Galileo Galilei
Statement of responsibility
created and illustrated by Peter Sis for Francis Foster books
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the life and work of the courageous man who changed the way people saw the galaxy, by offering objective evidence that the earth was not the fixed center of the universe
Awards note
Caldecott Honor Book, 1997
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sís, Peter
Dewey number
  • 520/.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QB36.G2
LC item number
S57 1996
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Astronomers
  • Scientists
  • Scientists
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Starry messenger : a book depicting the life of a famous scientist, mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, physicist, Galileo Galilei, created and illustrated by Peter Sis for Francis Foster books
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm33361314
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374371913
Lccn
95044986 /AC
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Starry messenger : a book depicting the life of a famous scientist, mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, physicist, Galileo Galilei, created and illustrated by Peter Sis for Francis Foster books
Publication
Control code
ocm33361314
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374371913
Lccn
95044986 /AC
Other physical details
col. ill.

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