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The Resource A curious boy : the making of a scientist, Richard Fortey

A curious boy : the making of a scientist, Richard Fortey

Label
A curious boy : the making of a scientist
Title
A curious boy
Title remainder
the making of a scientist
Statement of responsibility
Richard Fortey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this memoir, Richard Fortey - a palaeontologist and natural historian - tells the story of how as a young boy he became fascinated with the natural world, leading to a long life exploring its secrets. He leads a journey through botany and birds, fossils and fungi, using a different object to lead each chapter
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fortey, Richard A
Dewey number
  • 560.9'2
  • 560.9'2
  • 560.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fortey, Richard A.
  • Paleontologists
  • Natural history
  • Popular Science and Nature
Label
A curious boy : the making of a scientist, Richard Fortey
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780008323967
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780008323967
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
A curious boy : the making of a scientist, Richard Fortey
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780008323967
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780008323967
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

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