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The Resource Gerardus Mercator : father of modern mapmaking, by Ann Heinrichs

Gerardus Mercator : father of modern mapmaking, by Ann Heinrichs

Label
Gerardus Mercator : father of modern mapmaking
Title
Gerardus Mercator
Title remainder
father of modern mapmaking
Statement of responsibility
by Ann Heinrichs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the sixteenth-century cartographer Gerardus Mercator, who invented a method of projecting the curvature of the Earth's surface on to a flat sheet of paper
Member of
Summary
A biography of the sixteenth-century cartographer Gerardus Mercator, who invented a method of projecting the curvature of the Earth's surface on to a flat sheet of paper
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
253554
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heinrichs, Ann
Dewey number
  • 526.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
920L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 920
  • 920
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Signature lives
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mercator, Gerhard
  • Mercator, Gerhard
  • Cartographers
  • Cartographers
Target audience
pre adolescent
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father of modern mapmaking
Label
Gerardus Mercator : father of modern mapmaking, by Ann Heinrichs
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0710/2007004902.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-104, 106-108) 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
Contents
  • Making the curved earth flat
  • Weaving the fabric of the world
  • Life and times
  • Life at a glance
  • Additional resources
  • Glossary
  • Source notes
  • Select bibliography
  • Index
  • Image credits
  • Behind prison walls
  • Days of hunger
  • Leaving home
  • University life
  • Settling problems, learning a trade
  • Putting the world on paper
  • Most unjust persecution
  • History of the universe
Control code
650259
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780756533120
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2007004902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780756533120
  • (OCoLC)82367952
Label
Gerardus Mercator : father of modern mapmaking, by Ann Heinrichs
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0710/2007004902.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-104, 106-108) 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
Contents
  • Making the curved earth flat
  • Weaving the fabric of the world
  • Life and times
  • Life at a glance
  • Additional resources
  • Glossary
  • Source notes
  • Select bibliography
  • Index
  • Image credits
  • Behind prison walls
  • Days of hunger
  • Leaving home
  • University life
  • Settling problems, learning a trade
  • Putting the world on paper
  • Most unjust persecution
  • History of the universe
Control code
650259
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780756533120
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2007004902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780756533120
  • (OCoLC)82367952

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