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Author Smith, Linda Wasmer.
Title Louis Pasteur : disease fighter / Linda Wasmer Smith.
Pub Info Springfield, NJ : Enslow Publishers, ©1997.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 West Dennis - Juvenile  J 921 PASTEUR     AVAILABLE
Descript 128 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Great minds of science
Great minds of science.
Note Chronology: p. 113-115.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 125) and index.
Summary A biography of the noted French scientist whose discoveries, including a rabies vaccine and the process of pasteurization, had important practical applications in both medicine and industry. Explanations of simple experiments provided using crystals and yeast.
Contents Hero is born -- Life at the Tannery -- Call of science -- Gazing at crystals -- Beet juice problem -- Swan-necked flask -- From grapes to wine -- Saving the silkworms -- Tiniest enemies -- Warfare against germs -- Victory over rabies -- Center for science -- Legacy of Pasteur -- In Pasteur's footsteps.
Note Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.3 2.0 15650.
Subject Pasteur, Louis, 1822-1895 -- Juvenile literature.
Pasteur, Louis, 1822-1895.
Milk -- Pasteurization -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Rabies vaccines -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Scientists -- France -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Microbiologists -- France -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Scientists.
Biography.
Genre Literature.
ISBN 0894907905
9780894907906
0766018741
9780766018747
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