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A to Z of Biologists (Notable Scientists)

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Publisher Comments:

"A to Z of Biologists</i> uses the device of biography as a way to put a human face on science, a method that adds immediacy to the prose for the high school student who might have an interest in pursuing a career in biology. This comprehensive survey features more than 150 entries and 50 black-and-white photographs. Each profile focuses on a particular biologist's research and contributions to the field and his or her effect on scientists whose work followed. Their lives and personalities are also discussed through incidents

Book News Annotation:

Featuring an international selection of male and female scientists whose work has contributed significantly to the field of biology, this reference to biologists of the past and present provides biographical entries on 150 researchers. Entries focus on the scientist's achievements, struggles, and contributions to the field, along with family and educational background. B&w photo portraits and historical drawings are included. Yount is an educational and nonfiction writer. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780816045419
Publisher:
Facts on File
Location:
New York, NY
Author:
Yount, Lisa
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Biologists
Subject:
Scientists - General
Subject:
Biography-Scientists
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
Notable Scientists
Series Volume:
03-5
Publication Date:
20030631
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
390
Dimensions:
9.46x7.64x1.16 in. 2.12 lbs.

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