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Title:
Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus
Annotation:
What makes a human being? This classic gothic tale explores how scientific enterprise can be expressed in a cloned human. The author explores the conflicts that arise when a scientist creates a living being who is then released into society.
Copyright:
1993
Original Copyright:
1818
Translator:
Author:
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Illustrator:
Christopher Bing (Illustrator)
Grade Level Span:
9-12
Language:
English
Genre:
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction
Classification:
Classic
Culture:
Topic:
Life Science (Biology)
Discipline:
Science
Science Standards:
Bio/LS 9-12.5
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