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Maria Mitchell and the sexing of science : an astronomer among the American romantics

Author: Renée L Bergland
Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Maria Mitchell; Maria Mitchell
Material Type: Biography, Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Renée L Bergland
ISBN: 0807097659 9780807097656
OCLC Number: 1162070131
Language Note: English.
Notes: Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph.
Description: 1 online resource (318 p.)
Contents: Urania's island --
Nantucket Athena --
The sexes of science --
Miss Mitchell's comet --
"A center of rude eyes and tongues" --
The shoulders of giants --
The yankee Corinnes --
A mentor in Florence --
The war years --
Vassar Female College --
No miserable bluestocking --
"Good woman that she is" --
The undevout astronomer --
Retrograde motion --
Urania's inversion.
Responsibility: Renée Bergland.

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