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What Linnaeus saw : a scientist's quest to name every living thing
What Linnaeus saw : a scientist's quest to name every living thing
Beil, Karen Magnuson2019
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The globetrotting naturalists of the eighteenth century were the geeks of their day: innovators and explorers who lived at the intersection of science and commerce. Foremost among them was Carl Linnaeus, a radical thinker who revolutionized biology.
Imprint:
New York, NY : Norton Young Readers, an imprint of W.W. Norton & Company, 2019
Collation:
256 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), colour maps ; 24 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Not one pumpkin -- Every growing thing -- Into the arctic! -- Dragon with seven heads -- Can bananas grow in holland? -- Nature's blueprint -- Last name, first name -- Most controversial plant -- Human vs. animal -- Student explorers -- The professor.
ISBN:
9781324004684
Dewey class:
508.092B508
Language:
English
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