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The Resource Annie Jump Cannon, astronomer, by Carole Gerber ; illustrated by Christina Wald

Annie Jump Cannon, astronomer, by Carole Gerber ; illustrated by Christina Wald

Label
Annie Jump Cannon, astronomer
Title
Annie Jump Cannon, astronomer
Statement of responsibility
by Carole Gerber ; illustrated by Christina Wald
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book depicts the achievements of a woman who developed an important system of classifying stars. To this day, Annie Jump Cannon holds the record for identifying more stars than anyone else in the world. In 1925, she became a professor of astronomy at Harvard and the first woman to receive a doctor of science degree from Oxford University
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gerber, Carole
Dewey number
  • 520.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QB36.C34
LC item number
G47 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wald, Christina
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cannon, Annie Jump
  • Cannon, Annie Jump
  • Women astronomers
  • Astronomers
  • Women astronomers
  • Astronomers
Target audience
primary
Label
Annie Jump Cannon, astronomer, by Carole Gerber ; illustrated by Christina Wald
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781589809116
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011012147
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 1821593
  • (DLC) 2011012147
  • 1821593
Label
Annie Jump Cannon, astronomer, by Carole Gerber ; illustrated by Christina Wald
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781589809116
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011012147
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 1821593
  • (DLC) 2011012147
  • 1821593

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