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Headstrong : 52 women who changed science--and the world

Swaby, Rachel. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kirtland Community College Library Q 130 .S93 2015 30775305487895 General Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1101890576
  • ISBN: 9781101890578
  • ISBN: 0553446800 (ebk.)
  • ISBN: 9780553446807 (ebk.)
  • ISBN: 0553446797 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780553446791 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 273 pages ; 21 cm
    print
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-263) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Medicine -- Biology and the environment -- Genetics and development -- Physics -- Earth and stars -- Math and technology -- Invention.
Summary, etc.: "Covering Nobel Prize winners and major innovators, as well as lesser-known but hugely significant scientists who influence our every day, Rachel Swaby's ... profiles span centuries of courageous thinkers and illustrate how each one's ideas developed, from their first moment of scientific engagement through the research and discovery for which they're best known"--Page 4 of cover.
Subject: Women scientists Biography
Women astronomers Biography
Women physicians Biography
Women biologists Biography
Women physicists Biography
Women mathematicians Biography
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