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On a beam of light : a story of Albert Einstein

Author: Jennifer Berne; Vladimir Radunsky
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the life of the famous physicist, from his early ideas to his groundbreaking theories.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Biographies
Juvenile works
Picture books
Going it alone
Picture books for children
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Albert Einstein; Albert Einstein; EinsteinAlbert.; Albert Einstein
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Berne; Vladimir Radunsky
ISBN: 9780811872355 0811872351 9781452152110 145215211X
OCLC Number: 704907517
Notes: "The illustrations in this book were rendered in goache, pen, and ink."--Colophon.
Awards: ALSC Notable Children's Book, 2014.
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.; 680
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Story of Albert Einstein
Responsibility: by Jennifer Berne ; pictures by Vladimir Radunsky.
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A follow-up to Manfish, this picture book biography of Albert Einstein chronicles his development from a boy riding his bicycle through sunbeams to the man who created the Theory of Relativity and  Read more...

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