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Product Description: This title is a brief, yet informative, biography on Benjamin Banneker. Readers will learn about Bannekers early life, personal life, and all about his contributions to science, surveying, the Farmers Almanac, and for his campaign against slavery...read more

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9781624038709 | Core Library, September 1, 2015, cover price $32.79 | About this edition: This title is a brief, yet informative, biography on Benjamin Banneker.

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Product Description: Questioning established knowledge isnt usually a popular course of action. Galileo learned this throughout his life as he tested scientific theories using mathematical calculations. He challenged the Catholic Church and Aristotle, which got him into trouble, but also added him to the pantheon of great scientists...read more

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9780517602232, titled "The History of Porcelain" | Outlet, August 1, 1982, cover price $9.99 | also contains The History of Porcelain

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9781482431384 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 1, 2015, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Questioning established knowledge isnt usually a popular course of action.

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Product Description: Those who study space, the planets and stars, and the infinite realms beyond our own solar system are astronomers. They play an important role in understanding our Earth, and its place in a universe so vast, it can sometimes defy our understanding...read more

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9781634305136 | Rourke Pub Group, August 1, 2015, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Those who study space, the planets and stars, and the infinite realms beyond our own solar system are astronomers.

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9781634304139 | Rourke Pub Group, August 1, 2015, cover price $35.64 | About this edition: Those who study space, the planets and stars, and the infinite realms beyond our own solar system are astronomers.

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Product Description: Of all the natural sciences there is not one which offers such sublime objects to the attention of the inquirer as does the science of astronomy. From the earliest ages the study of the stars has exercised the same fascination as it possesses at the present day...read more

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9781421814933 | 1st World Library, January 30, 2006, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Purchase one of 1st World Library's Classic Books and help support our free internet library of downloadable eBooks.
9781414217345 | Indypublish.Com, November 30, 2004, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: "Great Astronomers" from Robert Stawell Ball.
9781404364080 | Indypublish.Com, May 1, 2003, cover price $20.99 | About this edition: This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
9781404305267 | Indypublish.Com, May 1, 2002, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
9780518101420 | Reprint edition (Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1995), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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9781437894011 | Indypublish.Com, February 28, 2009, cover price $36.99 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
9781434619150 | Large print edition (Bibliobazaar, October 31, 2007), cover price $27.75 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9781434617460 | Bibliobazaar, October 31, 2007, cover price $25.75 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9781425086657 | Large print edition (Read How You Want.Com, June 15, 2007), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: ReadHowYouWant publishes a wide variety of best selling books in Large and Super Large fonts in partnership with leading publishers.
9781406505443 | Dodo Pr, March 30, 2006, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Includes detailed discussion on all of the great astronomers, including Ptolemy, Copernicus, Galileo, Newton, Flamsteed and Herschel.
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Product Description: Copernicus worked with primitive scientific instruments to prove that Earth revolved around the sun. The idea of Earth circling the sun is universally accepted today, but this was not always the case. Centuries ago, it was widely believed that the earth stood still and the sun moved...read more

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9780766065505 | Enslow Pub Inc, January 1, 2015, cover price $27.94 | About this edition: Copernicus worked with primitive scientific instruments to prove that Earth revolved around the sun.
9780385501675, titled "You Are Not a Stranger Here" | Doubleday, July 1, 2002, cover price $21.95 | also contains You Are Not a Stranger Here | About this edition: A collection of short stories features characters confronting the concerns of both classic literature and contemporary life, from an aging inventor who visits his gay son to an orphaned boy who finds solace in a classmate's violence.

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9780766065512 | Enslow Pub Inc, January 1, 2015, cover price $12.88 | About this edition: Copernicus worked with primitive scientific instruments to prove that Earth revolved around the sun.

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It was not always known that the Milky Way is just one of many galaxies in the universe. Edwin Hubble is the man who discovered this startling idea and that the universe was expanding. As a result of these discoveries, Hubble became an international celebrity, and is remembered today as a genius of science.

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9780766065550 | Enslow Pub Inc, January 1, 2015, cover price $27.94 | About this edition: It was not always known that the Milky Way is just one of many galaxies in the universe.

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9780766065567 | Enslow Pub Inc, January 1, 2015, cover price $12.88

Miscellaneous:

9780385502115, titled "Ten Thousand Sorrows: The Extraordinary Journey of a Korean War Orphan" | Doubleday, December 1, 2000, cover price $22.95 | also contains Ten Thousand Sorrows: The Extraordinary Journey of a Korean War Orphan

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Product Description: This title in the GENIUS SCIENTISTS AND THEIR GENIUS IDEAS series is the perfect introduction to the life and work of the amazing scientist, Galileo. Many historians credit Galileo as the "founder of modern experimental science." But his life was not easy...read more

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9780766065604 | Enslow Pub Inc, January 1, 2015, cover price $27.94 | About this edition: This title in the GENIUS SCIENTISTS AND THEIR GENIUS IDEAS series is the perfect introduction to the life and work of the amazing scientist, Galileo.

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9780766065611 | Enslow Pub Inc, January 1, 2015, cover price $12.88 | About this edition: This title in the GENIUS SCIENTISTS AND THEIR GENIUS IDEAS series is the perfect introduction to the life and work of the amazing scientist, Galileo.

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Product Description: For every child who has ever looked up at the stars and asked, "What are they?" comes the story of a curious boy who never stopped wondering: Carl Sagan.When Carl Sagan was a young boy he went to the 1939 World's Fair and his life was changed forever...read more

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9781596439603 | Roaring Brook, October 14, 2014, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: For every child who has ever looked up at the stars and asked, "What are they?

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Product Description: Benjamin Banneker, born in 1731, was a man ahead of his time. As a free African American in a time of slavery, Banneker was not welcome in white society, and he spent most of his life on his Maryland farm. There he harnessed his keen and curious intellect to teach himself complex mathematics and astronomy...read more

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9780766061125 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2014, cover price $27.94 | About this edition: Benjamin Banneker, born in 1731, was a man ahead of his time.

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9780766061132 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2014, cover price $12.88 | About this edition: Benjamin Banneker, born in 1731, was a man ahead of his time.
9780330267694, titled "The Stockholm Syndicate" | Pan Books Ltd, August 1, 1982, cover price $15.95 | also contains The Stockholm Syndicate | About this edition: Jules Beaurain is Commander of Telescope, an elite strike force, which is confronted by The Syndicate, a group which uses blackmail, bribery and terror to gain control of the economy of the West.

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Product Description: Stargazing may not just be a hobby. For some, it's a clue they should pursue a career in astronomy. In this intriguing book, readers will learn what it takes to become an astronomer and about several puzzles of the universe past astronomers have unlocked...read more

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9781482412086 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 1, 2014, cover price $10.50 | About this edition: Stargazing may not just be a hobby.

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9781482414448 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 1, 2014, cover price $26.60

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9781477776810 | Rosen Young Adult, August 1, 2014, cover price $35.60

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Product Description: Explore the life and achievements of Benjamin Banneker, a free African American astronomer, author, and inventor of the 1700s.

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9781491405062 | Pebble Books, August 1, 2014, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Explore the life and achievements of Benjamin Banneker, a free African American astronomer, author, and inventor of the 1700s.

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9781491405000 | Capstone Pr Inc, July 1, 2014, cover price $21.32 | About this edition: Explore the life and achievements of Benjamin Banneker, a free African American astronomer, author, and inventor of the 1700s.

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By Robert Burleigh and Raul Colon (illustrator)

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9781416958192 | Simon & Schuster, February 19, 2013, cover price $16.99

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Product Description: In the 42 years that Edward Pickering directed the Harvard College Observatory, he and his team of women "computers" made strides in promoting the new field of astrophotography, discovered the first spectroscopic binary star system, and cataloged more than 225,000 stars...read more

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9781604136647 | Chelsea House Pub, May 1, 2012, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In the 42 years that Edward Pickering directed the Harvard College Observatory, he and his team of women "computers" made strides in promoting the new field of astrophotography, discovered the first spectroscopic binary star system, and cataloged more than 225,000 stars.

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Product Description: This biography illustrates the accomplishments of a woman who developed a system of classifying stars and who-to this day-holds the record for identifying more stars than anyone else in the world. In 1925, Annie Jump Cannon became the first woman to be honored by Oxford University with a doctor of science degree...read more
By Christina Wald (illustrator)

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9781589809116 | Pelican Pub Co Inc, September 30, 2011, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: This biography illustrates the accomplishments of a woman who developed a system of classifying stars and who-to this day-holds the record for identifying more stars than anyone else in the world.

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Product Description: Known as the father of modern science, Galileo Galilei made major contributions both to our scientific knowledge and to the modern concept of science. Among his greatest achievements was the building of one of the first truly useful telescopes...read more

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9781448850303 | 1 edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2011), cover price $23.60 | About this edition: Known as the father of modern science, Galileo Galilei made major contributions both to our scientific knowledge and to the modern concept of science.

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Product Description: This addition to the Sci-Hi series looks at scientists who have made major advances and affected the way we live - men and women, historical and modern, and from a range of cultures. Some are household names, some deserve much greater recognition and credit than they currently receive, and others who have helped us explore and understand space...read more

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9781410940568 | Not Applicable, January 1, 2011, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: This addition to the Sci-Hi series looks at scientists who have made major advances and affected the way we live - men and women, historical and modern, and from a range of cultures.

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9781410940490 | Heinemann/Raintree, January 1, 2011, cover price $32.65 | About this edition: This addition to the Sci-Hi series looks at scientists who have made major advances and affected the way we live - men and women, historical and modern, and from a range of cultures.

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Product Description: Benjamin Banneker's life story is filled with extraordinary accomplishments. The son and grandson of former slaves, he taught himself mathematics, astronomy, and surveying while living on an isolated family farm. Banneker participated in surveying the site of the new Capitol of the United States, published several popular almanacs based on his observations of the stars, and even corresponded with Thomas Jefferson, sharing his hope that future president would change his position on slavery...read more

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9781604137446 | Chelsea House Pub, November 1, 2010, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Benjamin Banneker's life story is filled with extraordinary accomplishments.

Introduces Benjamin Banneker, a free black man of the eighteenth century who loved to learn and used his knowledge and observations to build a wooden clock, write an almanac, and help survey the streets of Washington, D.C.
By Craig Orback (illustrator)

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9781575057149 | Millbrook Pr, August 1, 2010, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Introduces Benjamin Banneker, a free black man of the eighteenth century who loved to learn and used his knowledge and observations to build a wooden clock, write an almanac, and help survey the streets of Washington, D.

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Describes the life and work of the courageous man who changed the way people saw the galaxy, by offering objective evidence that the earth was not the fixed center of the universe.

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9780030241987, titled "Essential Physical Geopgraphy" | Stg edition (Harcourt College Pub, March 1, 1997), cover price $102.95 | also contains Essential Physical Geopgraphy

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9780374470272, titled "Starry Messenger: A Book Depicting the Life of a Famous Scientist, Mathematician, Astronomer, Philosopher, Physicist Galileo Galilei" | Reprint edition (Square Fish, September 1, 2000), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Describes the life and work of the courageous man who changed the way people saw the galaxy, by offering objective evidence that the earth was not the fixed center of the universe.

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9780374371913 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 31, 1996, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Describes the life and work of the courageous man who changed the way people saw the galaxy, by offering objective evidence that the earth was not the fixed center of the universe.

Prebinding:

9781439553671, titled "Starry Messenger: A Book Depicting the Life of a Famous Scientist, Mathematician, Astronomer, Philosopher, Physicist Galileo Galilei" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $15.95

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Jules Beaurain is Commander of Telescope, an elite strike force, which is confronted by The Syndicate, a group which uses blackmail, bribery and terror to gain control of the economy of the West. Beaurain must locate and eliminate its leaders, but The Syndicate have already issued a death order against him. From the author of FURY.

Hardcover:

9780708909850 | Large print edition (Ulverscroft Large Print Books, June 1, 1992), cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Jules Beaurain is Commander of Telescope, an elite strike force, which is confronted by The Syndicate, a group which uses blackmail, bribery and terror to gain control of the economy of the West.
9780525241027 | E P Dutton, June 1, 1982, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: The leader of the antiterrorist group, Telescope, and his female assistant penetrate the Stockholm Syndicate, an international conspiracy which uses public institutions in its quest for absolute power

Paperback:

9780330267694 | Pan Books Ltd, August 1, 1982, cover price $15.95 | also contains The Life of Benjamin Banneker: Astronomer and Mathematician | About this edition: Jules Beaurain is Commander of Telescope, an elite strike force, which is confronted by The Syndicate, a group which uses blackmail, bribery and terror to gain control of the economy of the West.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781850896906 | Isis Audio, September 1, 1993, cover price $69.95

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