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The Resource Wonder women : 25 innovators, inventors, and trailblazers who changed history, written by Sam Maggs ; illustrated by Sophia Foster-Dimino

Wonder women : 25 innovators, inventors, and trailblazers who changed history, written by Sam Maggs ; illustrated by Sophia Foster-Dimino

Label
Wonder women : 25 innovators, inventors, and trailblazers who changed history
Title
Wonder women
Title remainder
25 innovators, inventors, and trailblazers who changed history
Statement of responsibility
written by Sam Maggs ; illustrated by Sophia Foster-Dimino
Title variation
25 innovators, inventors, and trailblazers who changed history
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Smart women have always been able to achieve amazing things, even when the odds were stacked against them. In Wonder Women, author Sam Maggs tells the stories of the brilliant, brainy, and totally rad women in history who broke barriers as scientists, engineers, mathematicians, adventurers, and inventors. Plus, interviews with real-life women in STEM careers, an extensive bibliography, and a guide to women-centric science and technology organizations--all to show the many ways the geeky girls of today can help to build the future,"--Amazon.com
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NYP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maggs, Sam
Dewey number
305.430922
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1123
LC item number
.M33 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Foster-Dimino, Sophia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women inventors
  • Women in science
  • Women inventors
  • Women in science
  • Individuality
  • Illustrated books
  • Illustrated books
  • Individuality
  • Women in science
  • Women inventors
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
  • HISTORY / Women
  • SCIENCE / History
Target audience
adult
Label
Wonder women : 25 innovators, inventors, and trailblazers who changed history, written by Sam Maggs ; illustrated by Sophia Foster-Dimino
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-233) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • De Almania
  • Elizabeth and Emily Blackwell
  • Ogino Ginko
  • Anandibai Joshi
  • Marie Equi
  • Women of espionage:
  • Brita Tott
  • Mary Bowser
  • Sarah Emma Edmonds
  • Elvira Chaudoir
  • Women of science:
  • Noor Inayat Khan
  • Women of innovation:
  • Huang Daopo
  • Margaret Knight
  • Miriam Benjamin
  • Bessie Blount Griffin
  • Mary Sherman Morgan
  • Women of adventure:
  • Maria Sibylla Merian
  • Annie Smith Peck
  • Wang Zhenyi
  • Ynes Mexia
  • Annie Londonderry
  • Bessie Coleman
  • Ada Lovelace
  • Lise Meitner
  • Emmy Noether
  • Alice Ball
  • Women of medicine:
  • Jacqueline Felice
Control code
ocn959398191
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9781594749254
Lccn
2016930951
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)959398191
  • (Sirsi) a1942869
Label
Wonder women : 25 innovators, inventors, and trailblazers who changed history, written by Sam Maggs ; illustrated by Sophia Foster-Dimino
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-233) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • De Almania
  • Elizabeth and Emily Blackwell
  • Ogino Ginko
  • Anandibai Joshi
  • Marie Equi
  • Women of espionage:
  • Brita Tott
  • Mary Bowser
  • Sarah Emma Edmonds
  • Elvira Chaudoir
  • Women of science:
  • Noor Inayat Khan
  • Women of innovation:
  • Huang Daopo
  • Margaret Knight
  • Miriam Benjamin
  • Bessie Blount Griffin
  • Mary Sherman Morgan
  • Women of adventure:
  • Maria Sibylla Merian
  • Annie Smith Peck
  • Wang Zhenyi
  • Ynes Mexia
  • Annie Londonderry
  • Bessie Coleman
  • Ada Lovelace
  • Lise Meitner
  • Emmy Noether
  • Alice Ball
  • Women of medicine:
  • Jacqueline Felice
Control code
ocn959398191
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9781594749254
Lccn
2016930951
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)959398191
  • (Sirsi) a1942869

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