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The Resource Finding the speed of light : the 1676 discovery that dazzled the world, written by Mark Weston ; illustrated by Rebecca Evans

Finding the speed of light : the 1676 discovery that dazzled the world, written by Mark Weston ; illustrated by Rebecca Evans

Label
Finding the speed of light : the 1676 discovery that dazzled the world
Title
Finding the speed of light
Title remainder
the 1676 discovery that dazzled the world
Statement of responsibility
written by Mark Weston ; illustrated by Rebecca Evans
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how Danish astronomer Ole Romer measured the speed of light using a crude telescope and a mechanical timepiece
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weston, Mark
Dewey number
535/.24
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QC407
LC item number
.W47 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Evans, Rebecca
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Römer, Ole
  • Römer, Ole
  • Light
  • Astronomy
  • Discoveries in science
  • Light
  • Astronomy
  • Discoveries in science
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Finding the speed of light : the 1676 discovery that dazzled the world, written by Mark Weston ; illustrated by Rebecca Evans
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223134632687
  • 31223134632646
  • 31223134632653
  • 31223134632679
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780884485452
Lccn
bl2019004530
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1086386226
Label
Finding the speed of light : the 1676 discovery that dazzled the world, written by Mark Weston ; illustrated by Rebecca Evans
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223134632687
  • 31223134632646
  • 31223134632653
  • 31223134632679
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780884485452
Lccn
bl2019004530
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1086386226

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