(February 1960)

Gilberton, 1958 Series
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0.25 USD
Pages:
76
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gilberton Company, Inc.
Brand:
Classics Illustrated
Editing:
Roberta Strauss Feuerlicht
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint interior; Glossy cover
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Great Scientists (Table of Contents)

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Great Scientists (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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George Evans
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George Evans
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The Earth Is Round (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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George Evans
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George Evans
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typeset

Genre:
math & science
Characters:
Eratosthenes; Marco Polo; Gerhardus Mercator; Admiral Richard Byrd
Synopsis:
Eratosthenes calculates the size of the Earth. Other famous geographers are profiled.
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Keywords:
arctic; cartography; Egypt; geography; Greece; map

Fun with Geography (Table of Contents)

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Stephen Addeo
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Stephen Addeo
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The Body Is Charted (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Edd Ashe
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Edd Ashe
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Characters:
Andreas Vesalius; Herophilus; William Harvey; Rudolf Virchow
Synopsis:
Andreas Vesalius is the first to make detailed drawings of the anatomy of the human body.
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Keywords:
anatomy; physiology

House of Hope (Table of Contents)

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The Earth Moves (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Reed Crandall
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Al Williamson
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Genre:
math & science
Characters:
Galileo Galilei; Thales; Nicolaus Copernicus; Johann Kepler; Clyde Tombaugh
Synopsis:
Galileo discovers that the Earth travels around the Sun.
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Keywords:
astronomy; Italy; Leaning Tower of Pisa; math; telescope

Fun with Astronomy (Table of Contents)

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Stephen Addeo
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Stephen Addeo
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Nature Has Laws (Table of Contents)

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?
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John Tartaglione
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John Tartaglione
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Genre:
math & science
Characters:
Issac Newton; Euclid; Al-Khwarizimi; Pierre LaPlace; Ernst Mach
Synopsis:
The story of Issac Newton and his discoveries.
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Keywords:
Cambridge England; gravity; light; motion

Fun with Mathematics (Table of Contents)

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Stephen Addeo
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Stephen Addeo
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Water for Springfield (Table of Contents)

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?
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The Earth's Secrets (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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?
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Bruno Premiani
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Bruno Premiani
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?
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typeset

Genre:
math & science
Characters:
Niels Stensen; Georges Buffon; William Smith; Roderick Murchison; Maurice Ewing
Synopsis:
The story of Niels Stensen and his discoveries in geology.
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Keywords:
Catskill Mountains; fossil; geology; Mount Everest; Mount Vesuvius; mountains; volcano

Fun with Geology (Table of Contents)

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?
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Stephen Addeo
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Stephen Addeo
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Germs Cause Disease (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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?
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Gray Morrow
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Gray Morrow
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Genre:
math & science
Characters:
Louis Pasteur; Anton Van Leeuwenhoek; Charles Darwin; Gregor Mendel; Alexander Fleming
Synopsis:
The story of Louis Pasteur and his accomplishments.
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Keywords:
Alps; anthrax; biology; germs; pasteurization; rabies; The Pasteur Institute; vaccination

Fun with Biology (Table of Contents)

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Stephen Addeo
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Stephen Addeo
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Ten Thousand Muskets (Table of Contents)

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The Ways of Mankind (Table of Contents)

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Sam Glanzman
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Sam Glanzman
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Genre:
math & science
Characters:
John Wesley Powell; Gray Cloud; Johann Blumenbach; Francis Galton; Franz Boas; Margaret Mead
Synopsis:
The story of John Wesley Powell and his work studying Native American tribes.
Keywords:
anthropology; Battle of Shiloh; Civil War; Colorado River; Grand Canyon; Green River; Native Americans; Pike's Peak

Fun with Anthropology (Table of Contents)

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?
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Stephen Addeo
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Stephen Addeo
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The Magic Element (Table of Contents)

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Norman Nodel
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Norman Nodel
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Genre:
math & science
Characters:
Marie Curie; Pierre Curie; Henri Antoine Becquerel; Irene Curie; Eve Curie; President Warren G. Harding; Theophrastus Paracelsus; Joseph Priestly; Antoine Lavoisier; Irving Langmuir
Synopsis:
The story of Marie Curie and her discover of Radium.
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Keywords:
; alchemist; alchemy; chemistry; France; Nobel Prize for Chemistry; pitchblende; radioactivity; radium; Sorbonne

Fun with Chemistry (Table of Contents)

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Stephen Addeo
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Stephen Addeo
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Classroom to an Age (Table of Contents)

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?
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The Inner Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Angelo Torres
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Angelo Torres
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Genre:
math & science
Characters:
Sigmund Freud; John Locke; William James; Hugo Munsterberg; Alfred Adler
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Keywords:
Austria; hypnosis; Paris; psychology; University of Vienna

Fun with Psychology (Table of Contents)

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?
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Stephen Addeo
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Stephen Addeo
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The Atom Splits (Table of Contents)

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?
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H. J. Kihl
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H. J. Kihl
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Genre:
math & science
Characters:
Albert Einstein; President Franklin D. Roosevelt; William Gilbert; Guglielmo Marconi; Robert H. Goddard; Hideki Yukawa
Synopsis:
The story of Albert Einstein.
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Keywords:
atomic weapon; Nobel Prize for Physics; Princeton; Switzerland; Theory of Relativity; Zurich

Fun with Physics (Table of Contents)

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Stephen Addeo
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Stephen Addeo
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Great Scientists
  2. 1. Great Scientists
  3. 2. The Earth Is Round
  4. 3. Fun with Geography
  5. 4. The Body Is Charted
  6. 5. House of Hope
  7. 6. The Earth Moves
  8. 7. Fun with Astronomy
  9. 8. Nature Has Laws
  10. 9. Fun with Mathematics
  11. 10. Water for Springfield
  12. 11. The Earth's Secrets
  13. 12. Fun with Geology
  14. 13. Germs Cause Disease
  15. 14. Fun with Biology
  16. 15. Ten Thousand Muskets
  17. 16. The Ways of Mankind
  18. 17. Fun with Anthropology
  19. 18. The Magic Element
  20. 19. Fun with Chemistry
  21. 20. Classroom to an Age
  22. 21. The Inner Man
  23. 22. Fun with Psychology
  24. 23. The Atom Splits
  25. 24. Fun with Physics
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