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The Resource Look up!: : Henrietta Leavitt, pioneering woman astronomer, Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Raúl Colón

Look up!: : Henrietta Leavitt, pioneering woman astronomer, Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Raúl Colón

Label
Look up!: : Henrietta Leavitt, pioneering woman astronomer
Title
Look up!:
Title remainder
Henrietta Leavitt, pioneering woman astronomer
Statement of responsibility
Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Raúl Colón
Title variation
Henrietta Leavitt, pioneering woman astronomer
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • An illustrated portrait of astronomer Henrietta Swan Leavitt traces the years she spent measuring stars from her position at the Harvard College Observatory and her important discoveries that enabled the scientific community to gain a fuller understanding of the universe's vast size
  • This picture-book biography shares the life of female pioneer of astronomy Henrietta Levitt, the first person to discover the scientific importance of a star's brightness
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burleigh, Robert
Dewey number
  • 520.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
QB36.L43
LC item number
B87 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Colón, Raúl
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leavitt, Henrietta Swan
  • Women astronomers
  • Astronomers
Target audience
preschool
Label
Look up!: : Henrietta Leavitt, pioneering woman astronomer, Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Raúl Colón
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Paula Wiseman Book."
Bar code
  • 31223104903605
  • 31223104903613
  • 31223104903621
  • 31223104903688
  • 31223104903696
  • 31223104903639
  • 31223104903654
  • 31223104903662
  • 31223104903670
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781416958192
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008029918
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 233798854
  • (OCoLC)233798854
Label
Look up!: : Henrietta Leavitt, pioneering woman astronomer, Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Raúl Colón
Publication
Note
"A Paula Wiseman Book."
Bar code
  • 31223104903605
  • 31223104903613
  • 31223104903621
  • 31223104903688
  • 31223104903696
  • 31223104903639
  • 31223104903654
  • 31223104903662
  • 31223104903670
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781416958192
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008029918
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 233798854
  • (OCoLC)233798854

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