Growing up in the 1830s, Louis Pasteur saw the horrifying effects of diseases like rabies and tuberculosis. Filled with curiosity and imagination, Pasteur began a lifelong search for answers to his many questions about diseases. Although many scientists disagreed with his unusual ideas, his discoveries made him famous. Through his dedication and insight, Pasteur saved millions of lives and laid the groundwork for future medical advancements.
Meet some of the world’s most creative minds. Written in story format, these episodic biographies give clear, straightforward accounts of historical figures. Each true story is accompanied by black-and-white illustrations and an afterward.