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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
  • (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
  • (OCoLC)932463205

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