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The life of Galileo Galilei / [written by Jane Kent ; illustrations by Isabel Muñoz ; designed by Nick Ackland].

Kent, Jane, (author.). Muñoz, Isabel, (illustrator.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Whiting PL - Whiting +520 K417 (Text) 51735012061858 Children's department Available -

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  • ISBN: 9788854413351 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 8854413356 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: MiIlan, Italy : White Star Kids, 2018.

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A new series of illustrated books specifically designed for children in elementary education, narrating the stories of those great historical figures who have left their mark on humanity in fields such as science, art, exploration, music and other subjects. Young readers will be able to read all about these famous people's main achievements, experiencing the main steps of their lives through Isabel Munoz's engaging illustrations, and finding out some curious facts about their work and success. In the six volumes of the series, children will be fascinated by the genial and revolutionary intuition of Einstein, Leonardo da Vinci's vast breadth of expertise, the incredible discoveries about space made by Galileo Galilei, Mozart's infinite musical creativity, the masterpieces created by Picasso and Van Gogh. There is an index at the end of each volume listing the main biographical events and some simple quizzes will help children to further understand and test their knowledge.
Subject: Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642 > Juvenile literature.
Astronomers > Italy > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Scientists > Italy > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Telescopes > History > Juvenile literature.
Discoveries in science > Juvenile literature.

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