Maria Mitchell - Women in Science (Hardback)Dale Anderson (author)
Hardback 112 Pages / Published: 30/01/2003
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These biographies explore the contributions of women to the sciences, detailing the paths that led these women to break gender barriers. A pioneer in both astronomy and women's rights, Mitchell followed a path of self-education to achieve her goal of becoming an astronomer. She went on to become the first woman ever to identify a new comet and the first professor of astronomy at Vassar.
Publisher: Chelsea House Publishers
Number of pages: 112
Weight: 800 g
Dimensions: 241 x 154 x 12 mm
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