Isaac Newton
by
 
Krull, Kathleen.

Title
Isaac Newton

Author
Krull, Kathleen.

ISBN
9780670059218

Publication Information
New York : Viking, 2006.

Physical Description
126 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Contents
All alone -- The great escape -- A new world -- The apple -- Newton versus Hooke -- Newton versus Leibniz -- Newton versus Flamsteed -- The greatest science book in the world -- Newton versus Newton -- And what about alchemy? -- The crimson years -- His impact.

Abstract
Isaac Newton was not only briiliant, but secretive, vindictive and obsessive. Here is a portrait of the man, contradictions and all, than places him against the backdrop of seventeenth-century England, a time of plague, the Great Fire of London, and two revolutions.

Program Information
Reading Counts RC 6-8 7.5 6 Quiz: 38644 Guided reading level: Y.
 
Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.3 3.0 104751.

Personal Subject
Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727-Juvenile literature.

Subject Term
Physicists -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

Added Author
Kulikov, Boris, 1966-

Electronic Access
Table of contents
 
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0514/2005017741.html

Reading Level JCPL
1000LEXILE.

Series
Giants of science
 
Giants of science.

Target Audience Note
1000 Lexile.

Format
Book


Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryStatus
BookJB NEWT32530606084042Main JCPLChildren's Library