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The Resource The glass universe : how the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars, Dava Sobel

The glass universe : how the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars, Dava Sobel

Label
The glass universe : how the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars
Title
The glass universe
Title remainder
how the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars
Statement of responsibility
Dava Sobel
Title variation
How the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The little-known true story of the unexpected and remarkable contributions to astronomy made by a group of women working in the Harvard College Observatory from the late 1800s through the mid-1900s. --
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sobel, Dava
Dewey number
522/.19744409252
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Intended audience
1330 L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QB34.5
LC item number
.S63 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Harvard College Observatory
  • Women in astronomy
  • Women mathematicians
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy
Label
The glass universe : how the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars, Dava Sobel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
sky282351208
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 324 pages [18] pages of plates
Isbn
9780670016952
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016029496
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
ab 11/16
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
The glass universe : how the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars, Dava Sobel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
sky282351208
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 324 pages [18] pages of plates
Isbn
9780670016952
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016029496
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
ab 11/16
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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