Galileo GalileiBook - 2001
Blending science, and history, this biography series spotlights breakthrough discoveries and the scientists behind them, the effects of the scientists' work in their own life-times and their legacies. Narratives, primary source letters, diary excerpts, and newspaper headlines reveal flashes of inspiration, behind-the-scenes tensions, and spectacular triumphs. Timelines place each life and discovery in the context of significant world events, and color panels explain the science behind the discoveries.
Publisher: Austin,TX : Steck-Vaughan, c2001
Branch Call Number: J 520.92 Galil-G
Characteristics: 48 p. : col. ill