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Alfred Wegener : creator of the continental drift theory

Author: Lisa Yount
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House Publishers, ©2009.
Series: Makers of modern science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the man who created the theory of continental drift.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biographie
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Alfred Wegener; Alfred Wegener; Alfred Wegener; Alfred Wegener; Alfred (Forschungsreisender) Wegener; Alfred Wegener
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Yount
ISBN: 9780816061747 0816061742
OCLC Number: 144219928
Description: xvi, 160 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Makers of modern science.
Responsibility: Lisa Yount.
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When German meteorologist Alfred Wegener proposed his theory of continental displacement, later called continental drift, in 1912, his geologist peers rejected his theory. This book helps readers  Read more...

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