The Resource Scientists of Ancient Greece, by Don Nardo

Scientists of Ancient Greece, by Don Nardo

Label
Scientists of Ancient Greece
Title
Scientists of Ancient Greece
Statement of responsibility
by Don Nardo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the life and work of the seven Greek thinkers considered to be the first true scientists of the western world. Included are Democritus, Plato, Aristotle, Theophrastus, Archimedes, Ptolemy, and Galen
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nardo, Don
Dewey number
509.2/238
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
Q124.95
LC item number
.N37 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
History makers
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  • Science, Ancient
  • Science
  • Science, Ancient
  • Science
  • Scientists
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Scientists of Ancient Greece, by Don Nardo
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 117-121) and index
Contents
Seven remarkable thinkers -- A brief history of Greek science -- Democritus: the first atomic world view -- Plato: the creation of the universe -- Aristotle: the classification of animals -- Theophrastus: the foundations of botany -- Archimedes: the application of mechanical principles -- Ptolemy: the mapping of the earth and heavens -- Galen: the culmination of ancient medicine
Extent
1 online resource (128 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036854924
Label
Scientists of Ancient Greece, by Don Nardo
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 117-121) and index
Contents
Seven remarkable thinkers -- A brief history of Greek science -- Democritus: the first atomic world view -- Plato: the creation of the universe -- Aristotle: the classification of animals -- Theophrastus: the foundations of botany -- Archimedes: the application of mechanical principles -- Ptolemy: the mapping of the earth and heavens -- Galen: the culmination of ancient medicine
Extent
1 online resource (128 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036854924

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