The Stargazer's Sister: A Novel
Publish date: 2016-01-19
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
The stargazer's sister by Carrie BrownStarts out with Carolina/Leena and her brother William on a ship going towards England from Holland. She is to tend to him and his star experiments.Love that he points out the constellations to her as they travel. Time goes back to 1755 when she was younger and...
Caroline "Lina" Herschel is the "stargazer's sister." An astronomer in her own right, she is perhaps best known for her work in support of her brother, William Herschel, who is credited with many advances in astronomy including the discovery of Uranus as a planet. Carrie Brown introduces us to the b...