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The Resource Feynman, written by Jim Ottaviani ; art by Leland Myrick ; coloring by Hilary Sycamore

Feynman, written by Jim Ottaviani ; art by Leland Myrick ; coloring by Hilary Sycamore

Label
Feynman
Title
Feynman
Statement of responsibility
written by Jim Ottaviani ; art by Leland Myrick ; coloring by Hilary Sycamore
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Contributor
Book designer
Colorist
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this substantial graphic novel biography, First Second presents the larger-than-life exploits of Nobel-winning quantum physicist, adventurer, musician, world-class raconteur, and one of the greatest minds of the twentieth century: Richard Feynman. Written by nonfiction comics mainstay Jim Ottaviani and brilliantly illustrated by First Second author Leland Myrick, Feynman tells the story of the great man's life from his childhood in Long Island to his work on the Manhattan Project and the Challenger disaster. Ottaviani tackles the bad with the good, leaving the reader delighted by Feynman's exuberant life and staggered at the loss humanity suffered with his death"--Publisher's web site
Summary
"In this substantial graphic novel biography, First Second presents the larger-than-life exploits of Nobel-winning quantum physicist, adventurer, musician, world-class raconteur, and one of the greatest minds of the twentieth century: Richard Feynman. Written by nonfiction comics mainstay Jim Ottaviani and brilliantly illustrated by First Second author Leland Myrick, Feynman tells the story of the great man's life from his childhood in Long Island to his work on the Manhattan Project and the Challenger disaster. Ottaviani tackles the bad with the good, leaving the reader delighted by Feynman's exuberant life and staggered at the loss humanity suffered with his death" -- from publisher's web site
Writing style
Award
  • School Library Journal's Adult Books 4 Teens: 2011
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2012.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2016
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2011.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
390108
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QC16.F49
LC item number
O88 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
620
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • comics graphic novels
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Feynman, written by Jim Ottaviani ; art by Leland Myrick ; coloring by Hilary Sycamore
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Coloring by Hilary Sycamore and Sky Blue Ink with assistance from Marion Vitus ; Book design by Marion Vitus"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5513756
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
262 pages
Isbn
9781596432598
Lccn
2010036260
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40019563489
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn664838951
  • (OCoLC)664838951
Label
Feynman, written by Jim Ottaviani ; art by Leland Myrick ; coloring by Hilary Sycamore
Link
Publication
Note
"Coloring by Hilary Sycamore and Sky Blue Ink with assistance from Marion Vitus ; Book design by Marion Vitus"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5513756
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
262 pages
Isbn
9781596432598
Lccn
2010036260
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40019563489
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn664838951
  • (OCoLC)664838951

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