The Resource Mesmerized : how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France, written by Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Bruno Iacopo

Mesmerized : how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France, written by Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Bruno Iacopo

Label
Mesmerized : how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France
Title
Mesmerized
Title remainder
how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France
Statement of responsibility
written by Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Bruno Iacopo
Creator
Contributor
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discover how Benjamin Franklin's scientific method challenged a certain Dr. Mesmer's mysterious powers in a whimsical look at a true moment in history
Summary
A whimsical depiction of a true moment in history describes how the innovative American Founding Father used the scientific method to discern the practices of a famous Parisian magician
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Book, 2015.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10396578
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Rockliff, Mara
Dewey number
507.2/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q175.2
LC item number
.R63 2015
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690
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 2
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Bruno, Iacopo
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True
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  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Mesmer, Franz Anton
  • Science
  • Psychology
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Mesmer, Franz Anton
  • Science
  • Psychology
Target audience
pre adolescent
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how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France
Label
Mesmerized : how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France, written by Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Bruno Iacopo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 45)
Control code
ocn884479981
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
45 p.
Isbn
9780763663513
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014939337
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)884479981
Label
Mesmerized : how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France, written by Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Bruno Iacopo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 45)
Control code
ocn884479981
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
45 p.
Isbn
9780763663513
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014939337
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)884479981

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