Harry Potter's World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine


Subject:
Literature: Fiction , Science , Dragons, Dreams, & Daring Deeds , Harry Potter , Characters in Fiction , Alchemy , Mythical Animals

Description:
Companion to a traveling exhibition "created to explore the link between Harry Potter and the history of science." Site features illustrated essays comparing Harry Potter's world with the history of science in the areas of potions, monsters, herbology, magical creatures, fantastic beasts, and immortality. Also includes lesson plans, online activities, and a bibliography. The tour will begin in the fall of 2009. From the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM).

Publisher:
U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/exhibition/harrypottersworld/index.html


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