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Notable women in the life sciences : a biographical dictionary

Author: Benjamin F Shearer; Barbara Smith Shearer
Publisher: Westport, Conn. ; London : Greenwood Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume features substantive biographical essays on 97 world and American women scientists who have made significant contributions to the life sciences from antiquity to the present, with the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin F Shearer; Barbara Smith Shearer
ISBN: 0313293023 9780313293023
OCLC Number: 925192654
Description: 440 s. (xi, 440 p.) : portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction Biographies Appendix I: Scientists by Fields Appendix II: Scientists by Awards Received Index
Responsibility: edited by Benjamin F. Shearer and Barbara S. Shearer.

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