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Author Mortensen, Lori, 1955-

Title Come see the Earth turn : the story of Léon Foucault / by Lori Mortensen ; illustrations by Raúl Allén.

Imprint Berkeley : Tricycle Press, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Foucault,L MOR    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Explores the life and work of nineteenth-century French physicist Leon Foucault, who invented a pendulum that provided proof that the Earth rotated on its axis.
Subject Foucault, Léon, 1819-1868 -- Juvenile literature.
Foucault's pendulum -- Juvenile literature.
Physicists -- France -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Earth (Planet) -- Rotation -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Allen, Raul ill.
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