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Author Lewis, Anna M.

Title Women of steel and stone : 22 inspirational architects, engineers, and landscape designers / Anna M. Lewis.

Publication Info. Chicago : Chicago Review Press, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 720.9252 LEW    Available
 GDL Central Library Teen Non-Fiction    720.9252 LEW    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 264 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Women of action
Women of action (Chicago, Ill.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "An inspiration for young people who love to design, build, and work with their hands, Women of Steel and Stone tells the stories of 22 female architects, engineers, and landscape designers from the 1800s to today. Engaging profiles based on historical research and firsthand interviews stress how childhood passions, perseverance, and creativity led these women to overcome challenges and break barriers to achieve great success in their professions"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject Women architects -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women engineers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women landscape architects -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Vocational guidance -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781613745083 hardback
1613745087 hardback

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