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Isaac Newton / by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov.

Authors: Krull, Kathleen.
Call number: jB Newton, Isaac KRU
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2006.
Publication date: 2006.
Subject: Physicists -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Children's literature -- Juvenile literature.
Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727 -- Juvenile literature.
Series title: Krull, Kathleen. Giants of science.
Title: Isaac Newton / by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov.
Physical description: 126 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents note: All alone -- The great escape -- A new world -- The apple -- Newton versus Hooke -- Newton versus Leibniz -- Newton versus Flamsteed -- The greatest science book in the world -- Newton versus Newton -- And what about alchemy? -- The crimson years -- His impact.
Summary note: Isaac Newton was not only briiliant, but secretive, vindictive and obsessive. Here is a portrait of the man, contradictions and all, than places him against the backdrop of seventeenth-century England, a time of plague, the Great Fire of London, and two revolutions.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Awards note: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Added author: Kulikov, Boris, 1966- , illustrator.
ISBN: 0670059218 (hardcover) :
9780670059218
LCCN: 2005017741
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1051749
Bib No.: 1051749

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