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Isaac the alchemist : secrets of Isaac Newton, reveal'd / Mary Losure.

Losure, Mary, (author.).
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  • 17 of 17 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville JB NEWTON (Text) 78321000027129 Juvenile Biography Available -
Eckhart PL - The Third Place Teen Library T 509 LOS (Text) 840191002410893 Teen - Nonfiction Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett J 509 LOS (Text) 30010170812948 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg J BIO NEWTON (Text) 32826014082069 J Biography Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood JBIO NEWTON (Text) 36626103798963 JUV Biographies Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown JUV 509 LOSU (Text) 39213000843221 JUV Nonfiction Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon JUV BIO NEWTON (Text) 30653005580782 Juvenile Biographies Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch TEEN BIOGRAPHY NEWTON (Text) 37516002025877 TeenNF Biography Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon Y B NEW I (Text) 34330513098484 Juvenile - Intermediate Biographies Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello J B NEWTON (Text) 37743002223149 Children Biography Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763670634
  • ISBN: 0763670634
  • ISBN: 9781536203639
  • Physical Description: 163 pages : illustrations, portrait, facsimiles ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (Page 154-158) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Before Isaac Newton became the father of physics, an accomplished mathematician, or a leader of the scientific revolution, he was a boy living in an apothecary's house, observing and experimenting, recording his observations of the world in a tiny notebook. As a young genius living in a time before science as we know it existed, Isaac studied the few books he could get his hands on, built handmade machines, and experimented with alchemy--a process of chemical reactions that seemed, at the time, to be magical. Mary Losure's riveting narrative nonfiction account of Isaac's early life traces his development as a thinker from his childhood, in friendly prose that will capture the attention of today's budding scientists--as if by magic.
Target Audience Note:
1010 Lexile.
Subject: Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727 > Juvenile literature.
Physicists > Great Britain > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.

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