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Contemporary women scientists

Author: Lisa Yount
Publisher: New York, NY : Facts on File, ©1994.
Series: American profiles (Facts on File, Inc.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduces 10 brilliant women whose research has helped to shape the course of science, a thus far male-dominated field.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Biographisches Nachschlagewerk
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Yount
ISBN: 0816028958 9780816028955
OCLC Number: 28506372
Description: xv, 124 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Helen Brook Taussig --
Maria Goeppert Mayer --
Grace Murray Hopper --
Chien-shiung Wu --
Gertrude Belle Elion --
Eugenie Clark --
Jewel Plummer Cobb --
Vera Cooper Rubin --
Candace Beebe Pert --
Flossie Wong-Staal.
Series Title: American profiles (Facts on File, Inc.)
Responsibility: Lisa Yount.

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Recounts the lives and accomplishments of Helen Brooke Taussig, Maria Goeppert Mayer, Grace Murray Hopper, Chien-shiung Wu, Gertrude Belle Elion, Eugenie Clark, Jewel Plummer Cobb, Vera Cooper  Read more...

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