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The Resource The girl who drew butterflies : how Maria Merian's art changed science, written by Joyce Sidman

The girl who drew butterflies : how Maria Merian's art changed science, written by Joyce Sidman

Label
The girl who drew butterflies : how Maria Merian's art changed science
Title
The girl who drew butterflies
Title remainder
how Maria Merian's art changed science
Statement of responsibility
written by Joyce Sidman
Title variation
girl who drew butterflies
Title variation remainder
how Maria Merians art changed science
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Newbery-Honor winning author Joyce Sidman explores the extraordinary life and scientific discoveries of Maria Merian, who discovered the truth about metamorphosis and documented the science behind the mystery in this visual biography that features many original paintings by Maria herself."--
Summary
"Newbery-Honor winning author Joyce Sidman explores the extraordinary life and scientific discoveries of Maria Merian, who discovered the truth about metamorphosis and documented the science behind the mystery in this visual biography that features many original paintings by Maria herself."--
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2019
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal, 2019.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2018.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10620390
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sidman, Joyce
Dewey number
  • 595.7092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10-12
  • Grades 4 to 6
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1110
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Merian, Maria Sibylla
  • Merian, Maria Sibylla
  • Entomologists
  • Entomology
  • Scientific illustrators
  • Scientific illustration
  • Scientists
  • Women naturalists
  • Insects
  • Entomologists
  • Entomology
  • Insects
  • Scientific illustration
  • Scientific illustrators
  • Scientists
  • Women naturalists
  • Germany
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how Maria Merian's art changed science
Label
The girl who drew butterflies : how Maria Merian's art changed science, written by Joyce Sidman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The girl in the garden -- Egg -- Hatching -- First instar -- Second instar -- Third instar -- Fourth instar -- Molting -- Pupa -- Eclosing -- Expanding -- Flight -- Egg -- The woman in her world
Control code
ocn967774914
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780544717138
Lccn
2016057731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)967774914
Label
The girl who drew butterflies : how Maria Merian's art changed science, written by Joyce Sidman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The girl in the garden -- Egg -- Hatching -- First instar -- Second instar -- Third instar -- Fourth instar -- Molting -- Pupa -- Eclosing -- Expanding -- Flight -- Egg -- The woman in her world
Control code
ocn967774914
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780544717138
Lccn
2016057731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)967774914

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