The Resource 10 women who changed science and the world, (electronic resource)

10 women who changed science and the world, (electronic resource)

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10 women who changed science and the world
Title
10 women who changed science and the world
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eng
Summary
Spanning the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, this fascinating history explores the lives and achievements of great women in science across the globe. Ten Women Who Changed Science and the World tells the stories of trailblazing women who made a historic impact on physics, biology, chemistry, astronomy, and medicine. Included in this volume are famous figures, such as two-time Nobel Prize winner Marie Curie, as well as individuals whose names will be new to many, though their breakthroughs were no less remarkable. These women overcame significant obstacles, discrimination, and personal tragedies in their pursuit of scientific advancement. They persevered in their research, whether creating life-saving drugs or expanding our knowledge of the cosmos. By daring to ask 'How?' and 'Why?', each of these women made a positive impact on the world we live in today
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Midwest
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Whitlock, Catherine
Dewey number
509.22
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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hoopla digital
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  • Apgar, Virginia
  • Carson, Rachel
  • Curie, Marie
  • Hodgkin, Dorothy
  • Leavitt, Henrietta Swan
  • Levi-Montalcini, Rita
  • Meitner, Lise
  • Widdowson, Elsie M.
  • Elion, Gertrude B
  • Wu, C. S.
  • Women scientists
  • Women scientists
  • Women in science
  • Electronic books
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adult
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10 women who changed science and the world, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Isbn
9781635766097
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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12377783
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MWT12377783
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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10 women who changed science and the world, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781635766097
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12377783
Publisher number
MWT12377783
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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