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The tree of life : a book depicting the life of Charles Darwin, naturalist, geologist & thinker

Author: Peter Sís
Publisher: New York : Square Fish, an imprint of Macmillan, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : English : First Square Fish editionView all editions and formats
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Presents the life of the famous nineteenth-century naturalist using text from Darwin's writings and detailed drawings by Sis.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Sís
ISBN: 9781250073488 1250073480
OCLC Number: 972703286
Notes: Originally published: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2003.
Awards: ALA Best Book for Young Adults.
ALA Notable Children's Book.
New York Times Best Illustrated Book.
Publishers Weekly Best Children's Book of the Year.
School Library Journal Best Book of the Year.
Description: 34 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Responsibility: by Peter Sís.

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Charles Darwin was an independent thinker who continues even now to influence the way we look at the natural world. His endless curiosity and passion for detail resulted in a wealth of notebooks,  Read more...

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