Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Explains various changes in humanity's beliefs about the shape of the earth, from the flat earth theories of the ancients to the round earth theories which were proven true by the voyages of Columbus and Magellan. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: "Lauber explains how perceptions of the earth's shape have changed since early times, describes the methods of reasoning that led the early Greeks to conclude the earth is spherically shaped, and shows children how to re-create this logic for themselves.A simple explanation of a rather complex idea." 'BL.
Notable 1990 Children's Trade Books in Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)
Über den Autor: Patricia Lauber is the author of more than sixty-five books for young readers. Many of them are in the field of science, and their range reflects the diversity of her own interests-bats, dolphins, dogs, volcanoes, earthquakes, the ice ages, the Everglades, the planets, earthworms. Two of her books, SEEDS: POP STICK GLIDE and JOURNEY TO THE PLANETS, were nonfiction nominees for The American Book Awards. She was the 1983 winner of The Washington Post/Children's Book Guild Award for her overall contribution to children's nonfiction literature.
As well as writing books, Ms. Lauber has been editor of Junior Scholastic, editor-in-chief of Science World, and chief editor, science and mathematics, of The New Book of Knowledge A graduate of Wellesley College, she is married and lives in Connecticut. When not writing, she enjoys hiking, sailing, traveling, cooking, reading, and listening to music.
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins, 1990. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SONG0690048629
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins. Library Binding. Buchzustand: Good. Book has a small amount of wear visible on the binding, cover, pages. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0690048629I3N00
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins. Library Binding. Buchzustand: Fair. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0690048629I5N00
Buchbeschreibung Buchzustand: Good. Book Condition: Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 97806900486294.0
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins Publishers (Harper Collins), Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 1990. Hard Cover. Buchzustand: Very Good. Stated First Edition. clean copy with previous owner's name on inside front cover.also, on front cover Size: Oblong. Buchnummer des Verkäufers Pb5332
Buchbeschreibung New York, NY, HarperCollins, 1990, 1990. Hardcover. Dust Jacket Included. Hardback, Fine Minus in a Fine Minus to Near Fine DJ, 2nd printing, in publisher's library binding; remainder line to bottom edge of page block, slight wear and minor writing indentations to mylar protected DJ.Overall, a very nice, solid copy with no names or internal markings, oblong 8vo., 32 pages., 0.0 0.0 0.0. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 15875
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins, 1990. Library Binding. Buchzustand: New. 1. Buchnummer des Verkäufers DADAX0690048629
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins, 1990. Buchzustand: very good. Gently used. Expect delivery in 20 days. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 9780690048629-3