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A to Z of women in science and math

by Lisa Yount

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Published by Facts on File in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women scientists -- Biography -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Women mathematicians -- Biography -- Encyclopedias.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesWomen in science and math
    StatementLisa Yount.
    SeriesFacts on File library of world history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ141 .Y675 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 254 p. :
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL383601M
    ISBN 100816037973
    LC Control Number98046093

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