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Stolen science : thirteen untold stories of scientists and inventors almost written out of history / Ella Schwartz ; illustrated by Gaby D'Alessandro.

Schwartz, Ella, 1974- (author.). D'Alessandro, Gaby, (illustrator.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Pease Public Library J 509.22 SCHWARTZ 34598000878960 Children's New Books Display Checked out 11/05/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781547602285
  • ISBN: 1547602287
  • Physical Description: 122 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Children's Books, 2021.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 111-115).
Formatted Contents Note:
Mary Anning -- Jo Anderson -- Antonio Meucci -- Benjamin Bradley -- Carlos Juan Finlay -- Anna Wessels Williams -- Nettie Stevens -- Lise Meitner -- Alice Ball -- Hilde Mangold -- Chien-Shiung Wu -- Marie Tharp -- Rosalind Franklin.
Summary, etc.:
"Over the centuries, women, people from underrepresented communities, and immigrants overcame prejudices and social obstacles to make remarkable discoveries in science-but they weren't the ones to receive credit in history books. People with more power, money, and prestige were remembered as the inventor of the telephone, the scientists who decoded the structure of DNA, and the doctor who discovered the cause of yellow fever. This book aims to set the record straight and celebrate the nearly forgotten inventors and scientists who shaped our world today. " -- Publisher.
Subject: Scientists > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women scientists > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Naturalists > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women naturalists > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Science > History > Juvenile literature.
Natural history > Juvenile literature.
Scientists.
Inventors.
Science > History.
Genre: Biographies.

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