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Sensational scientists : the journeys and discoveries of 24 men and women of science

Author: Barry Shell
Publisher: Vancouver : Raincoast Books, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Profiles twenty-four groundbreaking and prizewinning scientists born or residing in Canada from various fields, including chemistry, biochemistry, biophysics, genetics, meteorology, anthropology, and psychology.
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Biography
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Biographies Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Shell
ISBN: 1551927276 9781551927275
OCLC Number: 60318868
Notes: Previously published under title: Great Canadian scientists.
Description: vi, 202 pages : illustrations, map, portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: Sid Altman --
Willard S. Boyle --
Bertram Neville Brockhouse --
Robert Carroll --
H.S.M. Coxeter --
Roger Daley --
Henri Darmon --
Birutä Galdikas --
Gerhard Herzberg --
Werner Israel --
Doreen Kimura --
Charles J. Krebs --
Julia Levy --
Walter Lewis & Memory Elvin-Lewis --
Tak Wah Mak --
John Charles Polanyi --
Hubert Reeves --
William Ricker --
Michael Smith --
Louis Taillefer --
Lap-Chee Tsui --
Endel Tulving --
Irene Ayako Uchida.
Responsibility: Barry Shell.

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Profiles twenty-four groundbreaking and prizewinning scientists born or residing in Canada from various fields, including chemistry, biochemistry, biophysics, genetics, meteorology, anthropology, and psychology.

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