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The Resource The mysteries of Beethoven's hair, Russell Martin and Lydia Nibley

The mysteries of Beethoven's hair, Russell Martin and Lydia Nibley

Label
The mysteries of Beethoven's hair
Title
The mysteries of Beethoven's hair
Statement of responsibility
Russell Martin and Lydia Nibley
Title variation
Beethoven's hair
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces the life of the Austrian composer, along with the story of a lock of his hair cut by a barber after his death, which was kept by various owners and the analysis of which revealed the high level of lead present in the composer's body
Awards note
Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12, 2010
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
780.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3930.B4
LC item number
M37 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
  • 8.7.
  • 12.0.
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The mysteries of Beethoven's hair, Russell Martin and Lydia Nibley
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
Beethoven : a lock of hair -- The detective work begins -- Beethoven : a young & extraordinary talent -- The better medicine -- Beethoven : this wretched life -- The boy who cut Beethoven's hair -- Passed from father to son -- Fleeing the Nazis -- Hope for escape -- Hair for sale -- Beethoven : Ode to joy -- Two Americans with a dream -- From Denmark to Arizona -- Beethoven : the disgrace -- Science solves old mysteries -- The unknowable secrets of history -- Remaining mysteries & important answers -- Beethoven : the comedy is finished
Control code
ocn192134559
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9781570917141
Isbn Type
(reinforced for library use)
Lccn
2008007257
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)192134559
Label
The mysteries of Beethoven's hair, Russell Martin and Lydia Nibley
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
Beethoven : a lock of hair -- The detective work begins -- Beethoven : a young & extraordinary talent -- The better medicine -- Beethoven : this wretched life -- The boy who cut Beethoven's hair -- Passed from father to son -- Fleeing the Nazis -- Hope for escape -- Hair for sale -- Beethoven : Ode to joy -- Two Americans with a dream -- From Denmark to Arizona -- Beethoven : the disgrace -- Science solves old mysteries -- The unknowable secrets of history -- Remaining mysteries & important answers -- Beethoven : the comedy is finished
Control code
ocn192134559
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9781570917141
Isbn Type
(reinforced for library use)
Lccn
2008007257
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)192134559

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