Caroline Herschel (1750–1848) was not only one of the greatest astronomers who ever lived but also the first woman to be paid for her scientific work. She and her brother, William, built the greatest telescope of their age. Note. Bibliography. Glossary. Important dates. Full-color pen, ink, and watercolor illustrations.
Caroline’s Comets: A True StoryBook Verdict
ISBN: 9780823436644 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Holiday House Page Count: 40 Trim Size: 9" x 11" Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.7, Points: 0.5 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 4.3, Points: 2 Lexile: Level: AD800L Awards & Honors: 2018 Capitol Choices, Ages Zero to Seven
NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books for Sudents K–12: 2018
NSTA Best STEM Books 2018
CCBC Choices 2018 Choice: Biography and Autobiography
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