100 Scientists Who Changed the World

100 Scientists Who Changed the World

by John Hudson Tiner

Hardcover(Library Binding - NO AMER)

$30.60

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780836854718
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing
Publication date: 05/28/2003
Series: People Who Changed the World Series
Edition description: NO AMER
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

1.Pythagoras (C. 580 B.C.-C. 500 B.C.)8
2.Hippocrates (C. 460 B.C.-C. 377 B.C.)9
3.Aristotle (384 B.C.-322 B.C.)10
4.Euclid (C. 300 B.C.)11
5.Archimedes (C. 287 B.C.-212 B.C.)12
6.Eratosthenes (C. 276 B.C.-C.196 B.C.)13
7.Galen (C. A.D. 130-C. A.D. 200)14
8.HAKIM ibn-E-Sina (Avicenna) (A.D. 980-1037)15
9.Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543)16
10.Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564)17
11.Galileo Galilei (1564-1642)18
12.Johannes Kepler (1571-1630)19
13.William Harvey (1578-1657)20
14.Rene Descartes (1596-1650)21
15.Blaise Pascal (1623-1662)22
16.Robert Boyle (1627-1691)23
17.Christiaan Huygens (1629-1695)24
18.Anton van Leeuwenhoek (1632-1723)25
19.Robert Hooke (1635-1703)26
20.Isaac Newton (1642-1727)27
21.Edmund Halley (1656-1742)28
22.Daniel Bernoulli (1700-1782)29
23.Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)30
24.Leonard Euler (1707-1783)31
25.Carolus Linnaeus (1707-1778)32
26.Henry Cavendish (1731-1810)33
27.Joseph Priestley (1733-1804)34
28.William Herschel (1738-1822)35
29.Antoine Laurent Lavoisier (1743-1794)36
30.AlesSandro Volta (1745-1827)37
31.Edward Jenner (1749-1823)38
32.John Dalton (1766-1844)39
33.Georges Cuvier (1769-1832)40
34.Alexander von Humboldt (1769-1859)41
35.Karl Friedrich Gauss (1777-1855)42
36.Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac (1778-1850)43
37.Humphry Davy (1778-1829)44
38.Jons Jakob Berzelius (1779-1848)45
39.Michael Faraday (1791-1867)46
40.Charles Babbage (1792-1871)47
41.Joseph Henry (1797-1878)48
42.Matthew Fontaine Maury (1806-1873)49
43.Louis Agassiz (1807-1873)50
44.Charles Robert Darwin (1809-1882)51
45.Ada Byron (1815-1852)52
46.James Prescott Joule (1818-1889)53
47.Jean Bernard Leon Foucault (1819-1868)54
48.Gregor Mendel (1822-1884)55
49.Louis Pasteur (1822-1895)56
50.William Thomson (Lord kelvin) (1824-1907)57
51.Joseph Lister (1827-1912)58
52.FrIEdrich August Kekule (1829-1896)59
53.James Clerk Maxwell (1831-1879)60
54.Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleyev (1834-1907)61
55.William Henry Perkin (1838-1907)62
56.Wilhelm Konrad Rontgen (1845-1923)63
57.Thomas ALVA Edison (1847-1931)64
58.Luther Burbank (1849-1926)65
59.Ivan Petrovich Pavlov (1849-1936)66
60.John Ambrose Fleming (1849-1945)67
61.William Ramsay (1852-1916)68
62.Antoine Henri Becquerel (1852-1908)69
63.Albert Abraham Michelson (1852-1931)70
64.Sigmund Freud (1856-1939)71
65.Joseph John Thomson (1856-1940)72
66.Nettie Maria Stevens (1861-1912)73
67.George Washington Carver (C. 1861-1943)74
68.Marie Sklodowska Curie (1867-1934)75
69.Henrietta Swan Leavitt (1868-1921)76
70.Ernest Rutherford (1871-1937)77
71.Lise Meitner (1878-1968)78
72.Albert Einstein (1879-1955)79
73.Alexander Fleming (1881-1955)80
74.Niels Bohr (1885-1962)81
75.Selman Abraham Waksman (1888-1973)82
76.Edwin Powell Hubble (1889-1953)83
77.Robert Alexander Watson-Watt (1892-1973)84
78.Arthur Holly Compton (1892-1962)85
79.Irene Joliot-Curie (1897-1956)86
80.Linus Carl Pauling (1901-1994)87
81.Enrico Fermi (1901-1954)88
82.Werner Heisenberg (1901-1976)89
83.Margaret Mead (1901-1978)90
84.Barbara McClintock (1902-1992)91
85.Grace Brewster Murray Hopper (1906-1992)92
86.Maria Goeppert-Mayer (1906-1972)93
87.John Bardeen (1908-1991)94
88.William Bradford Shockley (1910-1989)95
89.Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin (1910-1994)96
90.Jacques-Yves Cousteau (1910-1997)97
91.Luis Walter Alvarez (1911-1988)98
92.Charles Hard Townes (1915-)99
93.Richard Philips Feynman (1918-1988)100
94.Frederick Sanger (1918-)101
95.Rosalind Elsie Franklin (1920-1958)102
96.Rosalyn Sussman Yalow (1921-)103
97.Har Gobind Khorana (1922-)104
98.Tsung-Dao Lee 1926-)105
99.James Dewey Watson (1928-)106
100.Stephen William Hawking (1942-)107
Trivia Quiz108
Suggested Projects109
Index110

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