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The doctor with an eye for eyes : the story of Dr. Patricia Bath / written by Julia Finley Mosca ; illustrated by Daniel Rieley.

By: Mosca, Julia Finley [author.].
Contributor(s): Rieley, Daniel [illustrator.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: Mosca, Julia Finley. Amazing scientists: Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781943147311; 1943147310; 9781943147571; 1943147574.Other title: Story of Doctor Patricia Bath.Subject(s): Bath, Patricia, 1942-2019 -- Juvenile literature | Bath, Patricia, 1942- | African American women -- Juvenile literature | Ophthalmologists -- Juvenile literature | Inventors -- Juvenile literature | African Americans -- Biography | Women -- Biography | Ophthalmologists | Doctors | Inventors | JUVENILE FICTION -- General | African American women | Inventors | OphthalmologistsGenre/Form: Biographies. | Stories in rhyme. | Picture books. | Biographies. | Juvenile works. | Stories in rhyme. | Picture books. | Biographies. | Stories in rhyme.DDC classification: 617.7092 | B Summary: "As a girl coming of age during the Civil Rights Movement, Patricia Bath made it her mission to become a doctor. When obstacles like racism, poverty, and sexism threatened this goal, she persevered--brightening the world with a game-changing treatment for blindness!"--Inside book jacket.
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617.7092 M894do (Browse shelf) Available 0000002248524

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"As a girl coming of age during the Civil Rights Movement, Patricia Bath made it her mission to become a doctor. When obstacles like racism, poverty, and sexism threatened this goal, she persevered--brightening the world with a game-changing treatment for blindness!"--Inside book jacket.

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<p>Julia Finley Mosca is a copywriter and former journalist who spent more than a decade in Hollywood crafting messages for money. After working with such recognizable brands as Entertainment Tonight, Yahoo!, American Greetings, and JibJab , she landed her most rewarding job yet--mom to one ferociously curious and spunky little girl. The Amazing Scientists series marks Mosca's debut into the magical world of children's books.<br> <br> Daniel Rieley is a British freelance illustrator based in Lisbon. After studying at The Arts Institute Bournemouth, taking an epic backpacking adventure in Australia, and working three years in London, he decided to take off to sunny Portugal. For the last two years, Rieley has been working on several illustration projects in advertising, print, card design, and children's picture books. When Rieley is not drawing you can probably find him trying to catch waves, taking photos with old cameras, or playing his newly discovered sport Padel.</p>

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