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The Resource She caught the light : Williamina Stevens Fleming : astronomer, written by Kathryn Lasky ; illustrated by Julianna Swaney

She caught the light : Williamina Stevens Fleming : astronomer, written by Kathryn Lasky ; illustrated by Julianna Swaney

Label
She caught the light : Williamina Stevens Fleming : astronomer
Title
She caught the light
Title remainder
Williamina Stevens Fleming : astronomer
Statement of responsibility
written by Kathryn Lasky ; illustrated by Julianna Swaney
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ever since Williamina "Mina Fleming was little, she was curious, and her childhood fascination with light inspired her life s work. Mina became an astronomer in a time when women were discouraged from even looking through telescopes. Yet Mina believed that the universe, with its billions of stars, was a riddle--and she wanted to solve it
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lasky, Kathryn
Dewey number
520.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
K12
Intended audience source
Childrens Plus, Inc
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Swaney, Julianna
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fleming, Williamina P
  • Fleming, Williamina P
  • Astronomers
  • Women astronomers
  • Women in astronomy
  • Astronomers
  • Women astronomers
  • Women in astronomy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
She caught the light : Williamina Stevens Fleming : astronomer, written by Kathryn Lasky ; illustrated by Julianna Swaney
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223137129103
  • 31223137129111
  • 31223137129145
  • 31223137129129
  • 31223137129137
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
  • zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
34 unnumbered p.
Isbn
9780062849304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
She caught the light : Williamina Stevens Fleming : astronomer, written by Kathryn Lasky ; illustrated by Julianna Swaney
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223137129103
  • 31223137129111
  • 31223137129145
  • 31223137129129
  • 31223137129137
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
  • zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
34 unnumbered p.
Isbn
9780062849304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.

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