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The Resource Nothing stopped Sophie : the story of unshakable mathematician Sophie Germain, written by Cheryl Bardoe ; illustrated by Barbara McClintock

Nothing stopped Sophie : the story of unshakable mathematician Sophie Germain, written by Cheryl Bardoe ; illustrated by Barbara McClintock

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Nothing stopped Sophie : the story of unshakable mathematician Sophie Germain
Title
Nothing stopped Sophie
Title remainder
the story of unshakable mathematician Sophie Germain
Statement of responsibility
written by Cheryl Bardoe ; illustrated by Barbara McClintock
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Sophie Germain, who grew up during the French Revolution and followed her dream of studying mathematics, becoming the first woman to win a grand prize from the Royal Academy of Sciences and changing the world with her discoveries.--
Summary
A picture book portrait of the boundary-breaking 18th-century woman mathematician celebrates the determined spirit that helped her overcome cultural barriers to education for women, solve problems that had been declared impossible and eventually receive a prestigious Academy of Sciences award for her formula, which laid the groundwork for much of modern architecture
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Best STEM Books, 2019
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2019.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10664056
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bardoe, Cheryl
Dewey number
  • 510.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Age 4-8
  • 1030L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QA29.G468
LC item number
B37 2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1030
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McClintock, Barbara
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Germain, Sophie
  • Germain, Sophie
  • Women mathematicians
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematics
  • Women mathematicians
  • France
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Mathematics / General
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of unshakable mathematician Sophie Germain
Label
Nothing stopped Sophie : the story of unshakable mathematician Sophie Germain, written by Cheryl Bardoe ; illustrated by Barbara McClintock
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21429498
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780316278201
Lccn
2016040477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)959372807
Label
Nothing stopped Sophie : the story of unshakable mathematician Sophie Germain, written by Cheryl Bardoe ; illustrated by Barbara McClintock
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21429498
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780316278201
Lccn
2016040477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)959372807

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