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Title Women in chemistry / Kim Etingoff.
Author Etingoff, Kim.
Publication Broomall, Pennsylvania : Mason Crest, [2014]
Description 64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm.
Call # J 540.9252 E
Series Major women in science
Major women in science.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents What does it take to be an chemist? -- Alice Hamilton : pioneer of industrial medicine -- Maud Menten : researching disease -- Gerty Theresa Cori : Nobel Prize winner -- Hazel Bishop : cosmetics chemist -- Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin : social activist & chemist -- Marie Maynard Daly : the connections between diet & health -- Helen Murray Free : chemistry & diabetes -- Cecile Hoover Edwards : chemistry & nutrition -- Darleane Hoffman : radioactivity & chemistry -- Opportunities for women in chemistry today.
Summary Profiles women who have made major contributions in chemistry, and includes vocational opportunities for women in the field.
Subject Chemistry -- Vocational guidance -- Juvenile literature.
Women chemists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 1422229238 (series)
1422229254 (hardcover)
9781422229231 (series)
9781422229255 (hardcover) :
9781422288948 (ebook) (h

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