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The Resource Patricia's vision : the doctor who saved sight, by Michelle Lord ; illustrated by Alleanna Harris

Patricia's vision : the doctor who saved sight, by Michelle Lord ; illustrated by Alleanna Harris

Label
Patricia's vision : the doctor who saved sight
Title
Patricia's vision
Title remainder
the doctor who saved sight
Statement of responsibility
by Michelle Lord ; illustrated by Alleanna Harris
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Born in 1940s Harlem, Patricia Bath dreamed of being a doctor--even though that wasn't a career option for most women. This biography follows Dr. Bath in her quest to become an ophthalmologist and restore sight to the blind. "Choosing miracles" when everyone else had given up hope, she invented a specialized laser for removing cataracts, becoming the first African American woman doctor to receive a medical patent"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lord, Michelle
Dewey number
  • 617.7092
  • B
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 5+
  • K to grade 3
LC call number
RE36.B2855
LC item number
L67 2020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harris, Alleanna
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bath, Patricia
  • Ophthalmologists
  • Women inventors
  • African American women
  • Eye
  • Lasers in surgery
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Patricia's vision : the doctor who saved sight, by Michelle Lord ; illustrated by Alleanna Harris
Instantiates
Publication
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
on1090698904
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781454931379
Lccn
2019012072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1090698904
Label
Patricia's vision : the doctor who saved sight, by Michelle Lord ; illustrated by Alleanna Harris
Publication
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
on1090698904
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781454931379
Lccn
2019012072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1090698904

Library Locations

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