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Encyclopedia of world scientists

Author: Elizabeth H Oakes
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, ©2007.
Series: Facts on File science library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Covers biographies of scientists who have contributed significantly to their fields. All scientific disciplines are represented, as well as all periods of history as far back as 600 BCE. Highlights how scientists have overcome formidable obstacles while in pursuit of great achievements that have forever altered our understanding of the world.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Oakes, Elizabeth H., 1964-
Encyclopedia of world scientists.
New York : Facts on File, ©2007
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth H Oakes
ISBN: 9781438118826 1438118821 9780816061587 0816061580
OCLC Number: 466364697
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 852 pages) : illustrations.
Series Title: Facts on File science library.
Responsibility: Elizabeth H. Oakes.

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A two-volume collection of biographies of scientists. It contains stories of nearly 1,000 scientists - almost half of whom are female - who have contributed significantly to their fields. It  Read more...

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