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The Resource Johannes Kepler and the new astronomy, James R. Voelkel

Johannes Kepler and the new astronomy, James R. Voelkel

Label
Johannes Kepler and the new astronomy
Title
Johannes Kepler and the new astronomy
Statement of responsibility
James R. Voelkel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the German astronomer who discovered three laws of planetary motion
Member of
Summary
An examination of the life of the great medieval astronomer--who endured religious prosecution for challenging church doctrine and supporting the then-iconoclastic theory of a sun-centered solar system--provides a rich background in physics and details Kepler's scientific achievements
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
183621
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Voelkel, James R.
Dewey number
  • 520/.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB36.K4
LC item number
V64 1999
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Oxford portraits in science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kepler, Johannes
  • Astronomers
  • Kepler, Johannes
  • Astronomers
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Johannes Kepler and the new astronomy, James R. Voelkel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-138) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1269735
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780195116809
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99023844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Johannes Kepler and the new astronomy, James R. Voelkel
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-138) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1269735
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780195116809
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99023844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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