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by Robina MacIntyre Marshall,Kelly Trumble
- ISBN: 0395758327
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- Author: Robina MacIntyre Marshall,Kelly Trumble
- Subcategory: History
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- Language: English
- Publisher: Clarion Books; 1St Edition edition (November 17, 2003)
- Pages: 80 pages
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The chapter on collecting books details its methods of acquisition, which ranged from payment to thievery
The chapter on collecting books details its methods of acquisition, which ranged from payment to thievery. A section on Alexandria's competitor, Pergamum, located in Asia Minor, provides an opportunity to describe and contrast the use of parchment and papyrus. Much attention is paid to the scholars who utilized the library and their achievements.
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by Kelly Trumble & illustrated by Robina MacIntyre Marshall . Trumble profiles several still-famous scientists who lived or studied there, from Aristarchus and Ptolemy to Euclid and Archimedes; she also scans the whole history of the city and its famous lighthouse, then closes with maps, a family tree, a quick city tour, and a note on the recently opened Bibliotheca Alexandrina.
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Retrieved 26 July 2012. Trumble, Kelly; MacIntyre Marshall, Robina (2003). The Library of Alexandria. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
Caesar and Cleopatra, Erastosthenes and Euclid, Archimedes and Alexander the Great are just a few of the famous people connected to its story.