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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 Frances Foster Books at Farrar Straus Giroux, New York

Starry messenger : a book depicting the life of a famous scientist, mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, physicist, Galileo Galilei, created and illustrated by Peter Sis for Frances Foster Books at Farrar Straus Giroux, New York

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 Frances Foster Books at Farrar Straus Giroux, New York
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
  • Describes the life and work of Galileo who changed the way people saw the galaxy, by offering objective evidence that the earth was not the fixed center of the universe
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
Intended audience
830L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QB36.G2
LC item number
S57 1996
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Galileo
  • Astronomers
  • Scientists
  • Astronomers
  • 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 Frances Foster Books at Farrar Straus Giroux, New York
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374371913
Lccn
95044986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0002777304
  • 466457
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 Frances Foster Books at Farrar Straus Giroux, New York
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374371913
Lccn
95044986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0002777304
  • 466457

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