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Famous Men of Science by Sarah Knowles Bolton

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Famous Men of Science
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Publisher: ManyBooks
ISBN/ASIN: B005GE6982
Number of pages: 314

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These sketches show how young men have overcome difficulties, sometimes poverty, sometimes illness; how they have made failures before finding their true vocation. They show the results of energy, perseverance, and untiring devotion; how a cheerful face and a hopeful spirit like Agassiz's, or a gentle and kindly nature like Darwin's, can win its way against opposition.

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