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Feynman

Author: Jim OttavianiLeland MyrickMarion VitusHilary SycamoreFirst Second (Firm),All authors
Publisher: New York : First Second, 2011. ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st editionView all editions and formats
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Richard Feynman: physicist ... Nobel winner ... bestselling author ... safe-cracker. In this graphic novel biography, First Second presents the exploits of Nobel-winning quantum physicist, adventurer, musician, world-class raconteur, and one of the greatest minds of the twentieth century: Richard Feynman. Feynman tells the story of the great man's life from his childhood in Long Island to his work on the Manhattan  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Biography
Juvenile works
Biographical comics
Comic books, strips, etc
Historical comics
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Cartoons
Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Biography Graphic novels
Named Person: Richard P Feynman; Richard P Feynman; Richard Phillips Feynman; Richard P Feynman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Ottaviani; Leland Myrick; Marion Vitus; Hilary Sycamore; First Second (Firm),; Sky Blue Ink,
ISBN: 9781596432598 1596432594
OCLC Number: 664838951
Credits: Coloring, Hilary Sycamore and Sky Blue Ink with assistance from Marion Vitus ; book design, Marion Vitus.
Awards: Commended for Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens (Fourteen and Up) 2012
Commended for Cybils (Graphic Novel/YA) 2011
Description: 262 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: written by Jim Ottaviani ; art by Leland Myrick ; coloring by Hilary Sycamore.
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Written by nonfiction comics mainstay Ottaviani and brilliantly illustrated by First Second author Myrick, "Feynman" tells the story of the great man's life from his childhood in Long Island to his  Read more...

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"These images capture with remarkable sensitivity the essence of Feynman's character. The comic-book picture somehow comes to life and speaks with the voice of the real Feynman." -- Freeman Dyson, Read more...

 
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