7 edition of Astonishing ancient world scientists found in the catalog.
Astonishing ancient world scientists
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Genre||Biography., Juvenile literature.|
|Series||Great scientists and famous inventors|
|LC Classifications||Q141 .G764 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2008053925|
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Astonishing Ancient World Scientists: Eight Great Brains (Great Scientists and Famous Inventors) Library Binding – December 1, Author: Amy Graham.
Astonishing ancient world scientists: eight great brains. [Amy Graham] -- "Read about some of the most well-known ancient scientists and mathematicians: Pythagoras, Hippocrates, Aristotle, Archimedes, Galen, Ptolemy, Zhang Heng, and al-Khwarizmi"--Provided by publisher.
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