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Author Vander Hook, Sue, 1949-

Title Louis Pasteur : groundbreaking chemist & biologist / by Sue Vander Hook.

Imprint Edina, Minn. : Abdo Pub. Co., c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Biography  B PASTEUR    ---  Available
Description 112 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Series Essential lives
Note Includes chronology.
Includes glossary.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 104) and index.
Contents One of the greatest - A tanner's son - Marriage and children - Fermentation and bacteria - Saving France's industries - The fight against germs - Tackling contagious diseases - Vaccine for rabies - The Pasteur Institute.
Summary This book describes the life and career of Louis Pasteur, who developed a heating process that killed the harmful microorganisms causing food spoilage and who developed vaccines for several infectious diseases, including anthrax, cholera, and rabies.
Audience 9-12 Medialog, Inc.
Subject Pasteur, Louis, 1822-1895.
Scientists -- France -- Biography.
ISBN 9781617147838

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