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The Resource Come see the Earth turn : the story of Léon Foucault, by Lori Mortensen ; illustrations by Raúl Allén

Come see the Earth turn : the story of Léon Foucault, by Lori Mortensen ; illustrations by Raúl Allén

Label
Come see the Earth turn : the story of Léon Foucault
Title
Come see the Earth turn
Title remainder
the story of Léon Foucault
Statement of responsibility
by Lori Mortensen ; illustrations by Raúl Allén
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the life and work of nineteenth-century French physicist Leon Foucault, who invented a pendulum that provided proof that the Earth rotated on its axis
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mortensen, Lori
Dewey number
525/.36
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QB633
LC item number
.M778 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Allen, Raul
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foucault, Léon
  • Foucault's pendulum
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Physicists
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Come see the Earth turn : the story of Léon Foucault, by Lori Mortensen ; illustrations by Raúl Allén
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
431934250
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781582462844
Lccn
2009032301
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)431934250
Label
Come see the Earth turn : the story of Léon Foucault, by Lori Mortensen ; illustrations by Raúl Allén
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
431934250
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781582462844
Lccn
2009032301
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)431934250

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