Nothing stopped Sophie : the story of unshakable mathematician Sophie Germain (Book, 2018) [WorldCat.org]
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Nothing stopped Sophie : the story of unshakable mathematician Sophie Germain

Author: Cheryl Bardoe; Barbara McClintock
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"A biography of Sophie Germain, who grew up during the French Revolution and followed her dream of studying mathematics, becoming the first woman to win a grand prize from the Royal Academy of Sciences and changing the world with her discoveries"--
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Biographies
Picture books
History
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Sophie Germain; Sophie Germain; Sophie Germain
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cheryl Bardoe; Barbara McClintock
ISBN: 9780316278201 0316278203
OCLC Number: 959372807
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.; Age 4-8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 x 27 cm
Responsibility: written by Cheryl Bardoe ; illustrated by Barbara McClintock.

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In this picture book biography about eighteenth-century mathematician Sophie Germain, young readers will find a female role model who loved math and changed the world with her discoveries.  Read more...

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