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Author Alexander, Lori, author.
Title All in a drop : how Antony van Leeuwenhoek discovered an invisible world / by Lori Alexander ; illustrated by Vivien Mildenberger.
Pub Info Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2019]
©2019
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book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Cotuit Children's Room  J 579.092 ALE     DUE 11-13-19
 Falmouth-Children's-NEW  J BIOGRAPHY 920 Leeuwenhoek     AVAILABLE
 Nantucket-Childrens  J 92 LEEUWENHOEK     AVAILABLE
 West Tisbury-Juvenile  J 579.09 ALE     DUE 11-17-19
 Woods Hole - Children's  J 92 Van Leeuwenhock     AVAILABLE
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Descript 93 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
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Audience Ages 7-10.
Grades 4 to 6.
Summary "For fans of the "Who Was" series, this lively, accessible, and full-color chapter book biography shows how a self-taught scientist was the first to observe the microbial life in and around us. By building his own microscope, Antony van Leeuwenhoek advanced humanity's understanding of our oft-invisible world around us."-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 90-91) and index.
Contents A golden age -- Big changes -- Seller of cloth -- An eye-opening trip -- Spreading the word -- Small lake, big discovery -- A most important letter -- In the name of science -- Last letters -- The father of microbiology.
Subject Leeuwenhoek, Antoni van, 1632-1723 -- Juvenile literature.
Leeuwenhoek, Antoni van, 1632-1723.
Microbiologists -- Netherlands -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Biologists -- Netherlands -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Microscopes -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Microbiology -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Microbiologists -- Netherlands.
Biologists -- Netherlands.
Microscopes.
Microbiology.
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / General.
Genre Biography.
Add Author Mildenberger, Vivien, illustrator.
Related To Online version: Alexander, Lori, author. All in a drop Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018] 9780358036197 (DLC) 2018055849
ISBN 9781328884206
1328884201
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