The librarian who measured the earth

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Publisher:
Little, Brown and Co.,
Pub. Date:
c1994.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Description
A perfect introduction to mathematical concepts for young readers, written by a Newbery honor-winning author! This colorfully illustrated biography of the Greek philosopher and scientist Eratosthenes, who compiled the first geography book and accurately measured the globe's circumference, is just right for budding mathematicians, scientists, historians, and librarians! Filled with fascinating details about Eratosthenes's world (and in print since 1994), kids are sure to flip through the pages time and again.
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ISBN:
9780316515269
Reading Level:
LG
Level 5.8, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 940L
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subject_facet Astronomers -- Greece -- Biography -- vuvenile literature
Astronomy, Greek -- Juvenile literature
Earth (Planet) -- Figure -- Measurement -- Juvenile literature
Eratosthenes -- Juvenile literature
Geographers -- Greece -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Geography, Ancient -- Juvenile literature
title_display The librarian who measured the earth
title_full The librarian who measured the earth / by Kathryn Lasky ; illustrated by Kevin Hawkes
title_short The librarian who measured the earth
topic_facet Astronomers
Astronomy, Greek
Biography
Eratosthenes
Figure
Geographers
Geography, Ancient
Measurement
vuvenile literature