|aAll in a drop |bhow Antony van Leeuwenhoek discovered an invisible world |cby Lori Alexander ; illustrated by Vivien Mildenberger.
|aBoston |bHoughton Mifflin Harcourt|cc2019.
|a93 p. |bcol. ill., col. map |c24 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 90-91) and index.
|aA golden age -- Big changes -- Seller of cloth -- An eye-opening trip -- Spreading the word -- Small lake, big discovery -- A most important letter -- In the name of science -- Last letters -- The father of microbiology.
|a"For fans of the "Who Was" series, this lively, accessible, and full-color chapter book biography shows how a self-taught scientist was the first to observe the microbial life in and around us. By building his own microscope, Antony van Leeuwenhoek advanced humanity's understanding of our oft-invisible world around us."--|cProvided by publisher.
|aGrades 4 to 6.
|aLeeuwenhoek, Antoni van|d1632-1723|vJuvenile literature.