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The glass universe : how the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars / Dava ... Read More

Sobel, Dava,(author.).
Book Book ([2016])
Description: xii, 324 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Publisher: New York, New York : Viking, [2016]
21 of 21 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 current hold with 21 total copies.
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  • ISBN: 0670016950 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780670016952 (hardcover) :
Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Part one: The colors of starlight. Mrs. Draper's intent ; What Miss Maury saw ; Miss Bruce's ... Read More
Summary:
The little-known true story of the unexpected and remarkable contributions to astronomy made by a ... Read More
In the mid-nineteenth century, the Harvard College Observatory began employing women as "human ... Read More
Citation: Sobel, Dava. "The glass universe : how the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars." New York, New York : Viking, 2016.
 

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