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Jeanne Bendick (1919–2014)

Autor/a de Archimedes and the Door of Science

101+ obres 4,809 Membres 13 Ressenyes 3 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Jeanne Bendick was born February 25, 1919, in New York City. Her grandfather taught her how to draw as she grew up. Bendick has written and illustrated over 100 books as well as scripts for TV and movies. Bendick has a talent for science drawings. Her illustrations show readers how science relates mostra'n més to daily life. Her books include: The First Book of Space Travel, Along Came Galileo, Herodotus and the Road to History, Archimedes and the Door of Science, and Why Things Work: A Book about Energy. Bendick is quoted as saying, "If I were a fairy godmother, my gift to every child would be curiosity." (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys

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Obres de Jeanne Bendick

Archimedes and the Door of Science (1962) 1,826 exemplars
Along Came Galileo (1999) 662 exemplars
Herodotus and the Road to History (2009) 307 exemplars
The First Book of Space Travel (1953) 73 exemplars
Eureka! It's Television! (1993) 62 exemplars
The First Book of Airplanes (1958) 55 exemplars
The First Book of Ships (1959) 52 exemplars
EUREKA! It's an Airplane! (1992) 52 exemplars
Lightning (1961) 44 exemplars
The First Book of Automobiles (1949) 43 exemplars
The wind (1963) — Autor — 41 exemplars
All Around You (1951) 40 exemplars
The First Book of Time (1963) 23 exemplars
Why Can't I? (1969) 23 exemplars
The shape of the earth (1965) 21 exemplars
Moons & Rings (Spacewatch) (1991) 18 exemplars
EUREKA! It's an Automobile! (1992) 18 exemplars
Television Works Like This (1949) 17 exemplars
Science Experiences: Measuring (1971) 15 exemplars
Electronics for Young People (1947) 14 exemplars
Tombs of the Ancient Americas (1993) 14 exemplars
Science Experiences: Shapes (1967) 13 exemplars
The Big Strawberry Book of Astronomy (1979) — Autor — 12 exemplars
A Place to Live (1970) 11 exemplars
The Stars (1991) 10 exemplars
How to Make a Cloud (1971) 10 exemplars
The First Book of Fishes (1965) 9 exemplars
The First Book of Supermarkets (1954) 9 exemplars
EUREKA! It's a Telephone! (1993) 6 exemplars
Putting the Sun to Work (1979) 6 exemplars
Heat and temperature (1974) 6 exemplars
A Fresh Look at Night (1963) 6 exemplars
Filming works like this (1970) 5 exemplars
The Emergency Book (1967) 5 exemplars
Sea so big, ship so small. (1963) 4 exemplars
What Made You You (1971) 4 exemplars
Science Experiences: Ecology (1975) 4 exemplars
Ships (First Book) (1970) 4 exemplars
The Human Senses 3 exemplars
Making the Movies (2010) 3 exemplars
How animals behave (1976) 3 exemplars
HAVE A HAPPY MEASLE 2 exemplars
Archimedes 2 exemplars
L' amico elettrone 2 exemplars
Understanding electronics (1964) 2 exemplars
Archimedes 1 exemplars
How Heredity Works 1 exemplars
Wind, The. 1 exemplars
Scare a ghost, tame a monster (1983) 1 exemplars
Emergency Book (1974) 1 exemplars

Obres associades

The Mystery of the Periodic Table (2003) 754 exemplars
Who Lives in this Meadow? (1961) — Il·lustrador — 83 exemplars
Bird watchers and bird feeders (1963) — Il·lustrador — 73 exemplars
Everyday Weather and How it Works (1951) — Il·lustrador — 59 exemplars
After the Sun Goes Down: The Story of Animals at Night (1956) — Il·lustrador — 56 exemplars
The First Book of Magic (1953) — Il·lustrador, algunes edicions50 exemplars
Let's Find Out About Heat, Weather, and Air (1946) — Il·lustrador — 49 exemplars
Not Only for Ducks: The Story of Rain (1954) — Il·lustrador — 43 exemplars
Soon After September: The Story of Living Things in Winter (1959) — Il·lustrador — 37 exemplars
Lookout for the Forest:: A Conservation Story (1955) — Il·lustrador — 32 exemplars
Discovering Plants (1966) — Il·lustrador — 31 exemplars
The First Book of Trains (1956) — Il·lustrador — 31 exemplars
The First Book of Baseball (1956) — Il·lustrador — 30 exemplars
Everyday Machines and How They Work (1950) — Il·lustrador — 30 exemplars
The First Book of Boats (1953) — Il·lustrador — 29 exemplars
WHO LIVES IN THIS HOUSE ? A Story of Animal Families (1957) — Il·lustrador — 29 exemplars
The First Book of Firemen (1951) — Il·lustrador — 27 exemplars
Christmas trees and how they grow (1961) — Il·lustrador — 25 exemplars
Who lives at the seashore? Animal life along the shore (1962) — Il·lustrador — 23 exemplars
Wait for the Sunshine: The Story of Seasons and Growing Things (1954) — Il·lustrador — 22 exemplars
The Real Book about Easy Music-Making (1952) — Il·lustrador — 21 exemplars
Discovering cycles, (1973) — Il·lustrador — 20 exemplars
The Tree on the Road to Turntown (1952) — Il·lustrador — 19 exemplars
The day the numbers disappeared (1963) — Il·lustrador — 17 exemplars
Discovering Insects (1967) — Il·lustrador — 15 exemplars
Science Fun with Milk Cartons (1953) — Il·lustrador — 13 exemplars
Let's Find Out: A First Picture Science Book (1946) — Il·lustrador — 12 exemplars
Everybody has a house (1944) — Il·lustrador — 10 exemplars
Your Telephone and How it Works (1952) — Il·lustrador — 9 exemplars
THE Lollypop Factory and lots of others (1946) — Il·lustrador — 7 exemplars
The First Book of Stage Costume and Make-Up (1954) — Il·lustrador — 4 exemplars
Cricket Magazine, Vol. 5, No. 5, January 1978 — Col·laborador — 3 exemplars
A Chilling Collection (1979) — Col·laborador — 2 exemplars

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Data de naixement
1919-02-25
Data de defunció
2014-03-14
Gènere
female
Nacionalitat
USA
Lloc de naixement
New York, New York, USA
Llocs de residència
Guilford, Connecticut, USA
Educació
Parsons School of Design

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Fantastic book! Part biography of Archimedes, it includes ancient Greek history and culture, a little bit of geography, and a lot of science and math. Some of the math was too technical for my almost 7-year-old, but overall we both really enjoyed this one. I need to get a copy for my shelves.
 
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Obres
101
També de
36
Membres
4,809
Popularitat
#5,222
Valoració
½ 4.3
Ressenyes
13
ISBN
139
Llengües
4
Preferit
3

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