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All in a drop : how Antony van Leeuwenhoek discovered an invisible world

Author: Lori Alexander; Vivien Mildenberger
Publisher: Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"For fans of the "Who Was" series, this lively, accessible, and full-color chapter book biography shows how a self-taught scientist was the first to observe the microbial life in and around us. By building his own microscope, Antony van Leeuwenhoek advanced humanity's understanding of our oft-invisible world around us."--
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Biographies
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Alexander, Lori, author.
All in a drop
Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018]
(DLC) 2018055849
Named Person: Antoni van Leeuwenhoek; Antoni van Leeuwenhoek; Antoni van Leeuwenhoek
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lori Alexander; Vivien Mildenberger
ISBN: 9781328884206 1328884201
OCLC Number: 1045463866
Target Audience: Ages 7-10.; Grades 4 to 6.
Description: 93 pages : color illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: A golden age --
Big changes --
Seller of cloth --
An eye-opening trip --
Spreading the word --
Small lake, big discovery --
A most important letter --
In the name of science --
Last letters --
The father of microbiology.
Responsibility: by Lori Alexander ; illustrated by Vivien Mildenberger.

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"For fans of the "Who Was" series, this lively, accessible, and full-color chapter book biography shows how a self-taught scientist was the first to observe the microbial life in and around us. By building his own microscope, Antony van Leeuwenhoek advanced humanity's understanding of our oft-invisible world around us."--

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