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The Resource Ibn al-Haytham : the man who discovered how we see, by Libby Romero

Ibn al-Haytham : the man who discovered how we see, by Libby Romero

Label
Ibn al-Haytham : the man who discovered how we see
Title
Ibn al-Haytham
Title remainder
the man who discovered how we see
Statement of responsibility
by Libby Romero
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Profiles the life and work of a devout Muslim who was the first to hypothesize that vision occurs when light beams travel through the lens of a human eye
  • During the golden age of science, knowledge, and invention in Muslim civilization, Ibn al-Haytham discovered how we see. His discoveries set the stage for the methods we now know as the scientific process
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
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Romero, Libby
Dewey number
  • 509.2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 6-9
LC call number
Q143.A46
LC item number
R66 2016
Literary form
non fiction
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National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Series statement
National Geographic readers. Level 3
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  • Alhazen
  • Scientists
  • Physiological optics
  • Optics
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ibn al-Haytham : the man who discovered how we see, by Libby Romero
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who was Ibn al-Haytham? -- Growing up in the golden age -- In his time -- Trouble in Egypt -- A dazzling discovery -- The dark room -- Vision and light -- Cool facts about Ibn al-Haytham -- Other new ideas -- A lasting legacy
Control code
1649755
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781426325007
Lccn
2015045645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1649755
  • (Sirsi) 1649755
  • (OCoLC)932463205
Label
Ibn al-Haytham : the man who discovered how we see, by Libby Romero
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who was Ibn al-Haytham? -- Growing up in the golden age -- In his time -- Trouble in Egypt -- A dazzling discovery -- The dark room -- Vision and light -- Cool facts about Ibn al-Haytham -- Other new ideas -- A lasting legacy
Control code
1649755
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781426325007
Lccn
2015045645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1649755
  • (Sirsi) 1649755
  • (OCoLC)932463205

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