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Timelines of science. Cover Image Book Book

Timelines of science.


Packed with fascinating facts, amazing images, and some seriously staggering science, this science history book shows how thousands of years of human endeavor have expanded our knowledge and shaped our lives. Find out why the fruitless search for a potion of eternal life led to the birth to chemistry. See how the invention of magnifying lenses opened new windows into the cosmos and microcosmos. And learn how happy accidents led to the discovery of X-rays, batteries, pulsars, and even the big bang.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780744060171
  • ISBN: 0744060176
  • Physical Description: 320 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), charts ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, 2022.

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Subject: Science > History > Chronology > Juvenile literature.
Science > History > Juvenile literature.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Consortium of Ohio Libraries.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Wilmington Public Library of Clinton County. (Show)


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Wilmington Main Library J 509 Timelines (Text) 34300001258874 New Books - Children Available -
Blanchester Library J 509 TIM (Text) 39018002488994 Children's Nonfiction Available -

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