With A Little Luck
Surprising Stories of Amazing DiscoveriesBook - 2006
From Isaac Newton's sudden grasp of gravity to Alexander Fleming's chance development of penicillin, this collection reveals the thrilling stories behind 11 monumental discoveries, as well as the tragedies and triumphs of the fascinating men and women behind these advances. Illustrated with historical photos and engravings.
Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's Books, c2006.
Characteristics: 183 p. :,ill. ;,24 cm.