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Title The girl who drew butterflies [electronic resource] : how Maria Merian's art changed science / written by Joyce Sidman.
Author Sidman, Joyce, author.
Publication Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018.
Description 1 online resource : illustations.
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Call # eBOOK
Summary Newbery-Honor winning author Joyce Sidman explores the extraordinary life and scientific discoveries of Maria Merian, who discovered the truth about metamorphosis and documented the science behind the mystery in this visual biography that features many original paintings by Maria herself.
Audience Ages 10-12.
Grades 4 to 6.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The girl in the garden -- Egg -- Hatching -- First instar -- Second instar -- Third instar -- Fourth instar -- Molting -- Pupa -- Eclosing -- Expanding -- Flight -- Egg -- The woman in her world.
Subject Merian, Maria Sibylla, 1647-1717 -- Juvenile literature.
Merian, Maria Sibylla, 1647-1717. (OCoLC)fst00060440
Merian, Maria Sibylla, 1647-1717 -- Juvenile literature.
Entomologists -- Germany -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Entomology -- Germany -- History -- 17th century -- Juvenile literature.
Scientific illustrators -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Scientific illustration -- Germany -- History -- 17th century -- Juvenile literature.
Scientists -- Germany -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women naturalists -- Germany -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Insects -- Metamorphosis -- Juvenile literature.
Entomologists. (OCoLC)fst00912732
Entomology. (OCoLC)fst00912735
Insects -- Metamorphosis. (OCoLC)fst00974143
Scientific illustration. (OCoLC)fst01108854
Scientific illustrators. (OCoLC)fst01108861
Scientists. (OCoLC)fst01108895
Women naturalists. (OCoLC)fst01178193
Germany. (OCoLC)fst01210272
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Butterflies, Moths & Caterpillars.
1600-1699
Genre Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Electronic books.
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Biographies.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Related To Print version: 9780544717138 0544717139 (DLC) 2016057731 (OCoLC)967774914
ISBN 9781328830289 (electronic bk.)
1328830284 (electronic bk.)

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