Item description for Champions of Invention (Champions of Discovery) by John Hudson Tiner & Tiner John Huds...
Overview The great minds of the past are still with us today, in many ways. Individuals who expored the natural world hundreds and thousands of years ago have given us a treasure of knowledge in all the sciences. In this exciting series fro educator/author John Hudson Tiner, short biographies of the world's most gifted thinkers will inspire the leaders of tomorrow. Study the life of the "forgotten" inventor, Joseph Henry, whose exploration fof electricity set the standard for later innovators. FInd out how a personal tragedy paved the way for Samuel F.B. Morse to put aside his painting and develop the telegraph. These valuable learning guides will give students accurate accounts of lives from the annals of science, and explain what those scientists believed about the world around them
Publishers Description Tiner, an educator and author of books like Exploring the History of Medicine and Exploring Planet Earth, uses his communication skills to introduce this first book in a new series. In this first book, we learn that inventors like Charles Babbage (computer); Michael Faraday (electric generator); and John Gutenberg (movable type/printing press) gave credit for their achievements to God. The Champions of Discovery Series lists many of the great men of science who also held to a firm faith in God. From Sir Isaac Newton to Louis Pasteur, these intellectuals merely considered that they were thinking God's thoughts after Him. Bible's teachings.
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Studio: Master Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.39" Width: 5.33" Height: 0.24" Weight: 0.23 lbs.
Release Date Apr 11, 2000
Publisher New Leaf Press/Master Books
Series Champions Of Discovery
ISBN 0890512787 ISBN13 9780890512784
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More About John Hudson Tiner & Tiner John Huds
John Hudson Tiner received five National Science Foundation teaching fellowships during his 12 years as a teacher of mathematics and science that allowed him to study graduate chemistry, astronomy, and mathematics. He also worked as a mathematician and cartographer for the Defense Mapping Agency, Aerospace Center in St. Louis, MO.
Tiner has received numerous honors for his writing, including the Missouri Writer's Guild award for best juvenile book for Exploring the World of Chemistry. He and his wife, Jeanene, live in Missouri.
John Hudson Tiner currently resides in High Ridge, in the state of Missouri. John Hudson Tiner was born in 1944.
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