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Victorian Dressmaker Scientist

In SECRETS OF THE SEA The story of Jeanne Power, Revolutionary Marine Scientist Evan Griffith writes an interesting biography about the woman who answered the paper nautilus shell question.

Characters: Jeanne Power

Theme: biography

Conflict: Scientific discovery

Perspective: Third person

Plot: Who was Jeanne Power? Where was she born and where did she live? How did she transform herself from dressmaker for a princess into a renown scientist?

Style: Narrative

Setting: Seaside Sicily, Paris, England



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