The librarian who measured the earth
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Boston : Little, Brown and Co., c1994.
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Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
48 pages : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 940L
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Description
A perfect introduction to mathematical concepts for young readers, written by a Newbery honor-winning author! This colorfully illustrated biography of the Greek philosopher and scientist Eratosthenes, who compiled the first geography book and accurately measured the globe's circumference, is just right for budding mathematicians, scientists, historians, and librarians! Filled with fascinating details about Eratosthenes's world (and in print since 1994), kids are sure to flip through the pages time and again.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0316515264
Lexile code:
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure:
940

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Description
Describes the life and work of Eratosthenes, the Greek geographer and astronomer who accurately measured the circumference of the Earth.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Lasky, K., & Hawkes, K. (1994). The librarian who measured the earth. Boston: Little, Brown and Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Lasky, Kathryn and Kevin, Hawkes. 1994. The Librarian Who Measured the Earth. Boston: Little, Brown and Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Lasky, Kathryn and Kevin, Hawkes, The Librarian Who Measured the Earth. Boston: Little, Brown and Co, 1994.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lasky, Kathryn., and Kevin Hawkes. The Librarian Who Measured the Earth. Boston: Little, Brown and Co, 1994. Print.

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