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Great scientists and their discoveries

Author: David Angus; Clare Corbett; Benjamin Soames
Publisher: Franklin, TN : Naxo AudioBooks Ltd., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduces the work of ten men ranging from the world of Ancient Greece to the twentieth-century discovery of DNA.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
Named Person: Robert Boyle; Francis Crick; Charles Darwin; Albert Einstein; Michael Faraday; Galileo Galilei; Gregor Mendel; Isaac Newton; James D Watson; Robert Boyle; Francis Crick; Charles Darwin; Albert Einstein; Michael Faraday; Galileo Galilei; Gregor Mendel; Isaac Newton; James D Watson
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: David Angus; Clare Corbett; Benjamin Soames
ISBN: 9626344407 9789626344408
OCLC Number: 132680593
Credits: Produced by Nicolas Soames ; edited by Rachel Smith & Sarah Butcher.
Performer(s): Read by Clare Corbett and Benjamin Soames.
Description: 2 audio discs (approximately 2 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: CD 1 : Introduction --
Galileo Galilei, 1564-1642 --
Robert Boyle, 1627-1691 --
Isaac Newton,1643-1727 --
Michael Faraday, 1791-1867. CD 2 : Charles Darwin, 1809-1882 --
Gregor Mendel, 1822-1884 --
Albert Einstein, 1879-1955 --
James Watson, 1928- and Francis Crick, 1916-2004.
Responsibility: David Angus.

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How did the great scientists make their remarkable discoveries? And what kind of men were they? Aimed at young readers, this companion volume to "Inventors and their Inventions" introduces the work  Read more...

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