Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science-and the World

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"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.
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title Headstrong : 52 Women Who Changed Science-and the World
title_alt Head-strong :
title_display Headstrong : 52 women who changed science--and the world
title_full Headstrong 52 Women Who Changed Science-and the World, Headstrong : 52 women who changed science--and the world / Rachel Swaby
title_short Headstrong :
title_sort headstrong 52 women who changed science--and the world
title_sub 52 Women Who Changed Science-and the World
topic BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Science & Technology, BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women, Nonfiction, Science, Science / History, Sociology, Women astronomers Biography, Women biologists Biography, Women mathematicians Biography, Women physicians Biography, Women physicists Biography, Women scientists Biography, Women's Studies
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