Nobel Prize Women in Science : Their Lives, Struggles and Momentous Discoveries

ISBN-10: 0806520256

ISBN-13: 9780806520254

Edition: 1999 (Revised)

Authors: Sharon B. McGrayne

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This updated edition includes the additional story of the most recent woman Nobelist: Christiane Nusslein-Volhard, one of the few women leaders of German science today. The book takes a revealing look into the history of science.
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List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Carol Publishing Group
Binding: Paperback
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.50" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 1.540
Language: English

Acknowledgmentsp. ix
Author to Readerp. ix
Introductionp. xiii
A Passion for Discoveryp. 3
First Generation Pioneers
Marie Sklodowska Curiep. 11
Lise Meitnerp. 37
Emmy Noetherp. 64
Second Generation
Gerty Radnitz Corip. 93
Irene Joliot-Curiep. 117
Barbara McClintockp. 144
Maria Goeppert Mayerp. 175
Rita Levi-Montalcinip. 201
Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkinp. 225
Chien-Shiung Wup. 255
Gertrude Elionp. 280
Rosalind Franklinp. 304
Rosalyn Sussman Yalowp. 333
The New Generation
Jocelyn Bell Burnellp. 359
Christiane Nusslein-Volhardp. 380
Afterwordp. 409
Notesp. 411
Indexp. 433
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