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Benjamin Banneker : brilliant surveyor, mathematician, and astronomer / by Erika Wittekind ; content consultant, Sandra Perot, Lecturer, History, University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Wittekind, Erika, 1980- author. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brookville Public Library J BIO BAN (Text) 38217000552402 Juvenile Biographies Available -
Seymour Main Library JUV BIOGRAPHY B BANNEKER, BENJAMIN (Text) 37500004204091 New Items Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781624038709
  • ISBN: 1624038700
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Core Library, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Curious at a young age -- Banneker's clock -- Studying the stars -- National recognition.
Summary, etc.: Chronicles the life and career of the brilliant African American scientist and astronomer and his influence on the capital city's design, popular almanacs of the late eighteenth century, and even the fight for equality. -- Source othe than Library of Congress.
Subject: Banneker, Benjamin, 1731-1806 > Juvenile literature.
Astronomers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American scientists > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Banneker, Benjamin, 1731-1806.
Astronomers > United States > Biography.
African American scientists > Biography.

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