Biography Today: Profiles of People of Interest to Young Readers (Scientists and Inventors, Vol 1)

3 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780780800687: Biography Today: Profiles of People of Interest to Young Readers (Scientists and Inventors, Vol 1)

Book by Laurie Lanzen Harris

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From School Library Journal:

Grade 4-7. This collective biography brings together 14 20th-century individuals, featuring well-known names, such as Carl Sagan and Jane Goodall, and lesser-known figures, such as neurobiologist Rita Levi-Montalcini and geneticist Mathilde Krim. The mix of men and women is fairly even but all of the individuals are European or European-American. This debut issue in a projected series follows the same format as other Biography Today books: at least one black-and-white picture; biographical and career highlights, including awards; a direct quote or two; and a bibliography of readily available sources. Averaging 9-to-10 pages, the articles are readable, attractively laid out, and touch on important points that will suit assignment needs. Browsers will note the clear writing and interesting details. The name, general, and birthplace indexes include all issues of Biography Today, which might confuse users.?Bonnie Farrier, New York Public Library
Copyright 1997 Reed Business Information, Inc.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Laurie Lanzen Harris, Laurie Lanzen Harris (Editor)
Published by Omnigraphics, Inc. (1996)
ISBN 10: 0780800680 ISBN 13: 9780780800687
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Omnigraphics, Inc., 1996. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0780800680

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 39.05
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Laurie Lanzen Harris
Published by Omnigraphics Inc (1996)
ISBN 10: 0780800680 ISBN 13: 9780780800687
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Omnigraphics Inc, 1996. Library Binding. Book Condition: Brand New. 194 pages. 9.50x6.50x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 0780800680

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 84.86
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.91
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds