Canadian Scientists and Inventors: Biographies of People who Made a Difference
Illuminating biographies of 28 renowned Canadian scientists and inventors. The fascinating lives of these innovators -- from Alexander Graham Bell to Joseph Tyrell -- will inspire readers of all ages.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Those Who Got Us Here
Alexander Graham Bell
Dr Roberta Bondar
Dr Eli Franklin Burton
George Edouard Desbarats and William Leggo
Reginald Aubrey Fessenden
Dr Abraham Gesner
Dr Helen Sawyer Hogg
Other editions - View all
Canadian Scientists and Inventors: Biographies of People who Shaped Our World
Limited preview - 2008
Abraham Abraham Gesner acetylene aircraft airship American apple astronaut Avro Arrow awarded Banting's became Bell born Britain British Burton called Canada Canadian Pacific Railway Carbide century Charles Saunders chemical laser cobalt 60 created Desbarats developed diabetes dinosaur discovery Edison electric light electron microscope engine England eventually experimental farm famous father Fenerty Fleming's Frederick Banting Gerhard Herzberg Gesner Halifax Harriet Brooks helium honour hydrogen important industry insulin invention John Patch John Polanyi kerosene Leggo MacLeod McLennan Mclntosh moved Nobel Prize Nova Scotia nuclear Ontario Ottawa Palmer paper passenger photograph physicist physics pioneer produced Quebec radiation radio radioactive radium Reginald Fessenden Roberta Bondar Royal Rutherford Sandford Fleming scientific Scientist and Inventor screw propeller ships Sir William Stephenson space stars steamship successful survey telephone Thomas Carbide tion U.S. patent University of Toronto Wallace Rupert Turnbull wheat William Leggo Willson Wright Zeppelin