Forgotten Women

Forgotten Women

The Scientists

Book - 2018
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Short biographies of women scientists, both the well known, and the largely forgotten.
Publisher: London :, Cassell Illustrated,, 2018.
New York, NY :, Distributed in the US by Hachette Book Group
Copyright Date: ©2018
ISBN: 9781788400428
Characteristics: 224 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
Alternative Title: Scientists
Contents: The Earth & Universe. The Harvard computers
Inge Lehmann
Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin
Wang Zhenyi
Annie Scott Dill Maunder
Ruby Payne-Scott
Biology & Natural sciences. Mary Anning
Maria Sibylla Merian
Dian Fossey
Bertha Lutz
Jane Colden
Esther Lederberg
Ynés Mexía
Wangari Maathai
Medicine & Psychology. Aspasia
Fe del Mundo
Irene Joliot-Curie
Jane Cooke Wright
Ruby Hirose
Kamala Sohonie
Margaret Sanger
Gertrude B. Elion
Helen Rodriguez-Trias
Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
Leta Hollingworth
Elements & Genetics. Nettie Stevens
Ida Noddack
Rosalind Franklin
Rita Levi-Montalcini
Physics & Chemistry. Chien-Shiung Wu
Lise Meitner
Leona Woods Marshall Libby
Laura Bassi
Dorothy Hodgkin
Mathematics. Hypatia of Alexandria
Emilie du Chatelet
The Bletchleyettes
Emmy Noether
Sofia Kovalevskaya
Sophie Germain
Technology & Inventions. Maria the Jewess
Mary Beatrice Davidson Kenner
Hertha Ayrton
Admiral Grace Hopper
The West computers
Rose Dieng-Kuntz
Ada Lovelace.
Summary: Short biographies of women scientists, both the well known, and the largely forgotten.


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