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Author Stille, Darlene R.

Title Extraordinary women scientists / by Darlene Stille.

Imprint Chicago : Childrens Press, c1995.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 925.082 STI    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 925.082 STI    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Juvenile, Reference    J REF 925.082 STI    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 925.082 STI    Available
Description 208 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-200) and index.
Contents Women scientists from ancient times to the age of reason -- Maty Anning -- Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey -- Florence Bascom -- Jocelyn Bell Burnell -- Ruth Fulton Benedict -- Annie Jump Cannon -- Emma Perry Carr -- Rachel Louise Carson -- Jewel Plummer Cobb -- Gerty Radnitz Cori -- Marie Skodowska Curie -- Ella Cara Deloria -- Alice Eastwood -- Tilly Ediger -- Gertrude Belle Elion -- Williamina Paton Stevens Fleming -- Dian Fossey -- Rosiland Elsie Frankin -- Jane Goodall -- Harriet Ann Boyd Hawes -- Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin -- Helen (Battles) Sawyer Hogg -- Grace Murray Hopper.
Ida Henrietta Hyde -- Mae C. Jemison -- A legacy of women doctors -- Irene Joliot-Curie -- Mary Nicol Leaky -- Henrietta Swan Leavitt -- Rita Levi-Montalcini -- Antonia C. Maury -- Maria Goeppert Mayer -- Barbara McClintock -- Margaret Mead -- Lise Meitner -- Maria Mitchell -- Women mathematicians -- Ellen Ochoa -- Ruth Patrick -- Mary Engle Pennington -- Judith Graham Pool -- Judith A. Resnick -- Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards -- Sally Kristen Ride -- Vera Cooper Rubin -- Florence Rena Sabin -- Nettie Maria -- Stevens -- Valentina V. Tereshkova -- Mary Watson Whitney.
Chien-Shiung Wu -- Rosalyn Yalow -- Women inventors and engineers.
Subject Women scientists -- Juvenile literature.
Women scientists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Scientists.
Women -- Biography.
ISBN 0516005855 : $37.00
0516405853 : $16.95

 
    
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