These biographies explore the contributions of women to the sciences, detailing the paths that led these women to break gender barriers. A pioneer in both astronomy and women's rights, Mitchell followed a path of self-education to achieve her goal of becoming an astronomer. She went on to become the first woman ever to identify a new comet and the first professor of astronomy at Vassar.
- Hardback | 112 pages
- 153.9 x 240.8 x 12.2mm | 362.88g
- 01 Mar 2003
- Chelsea House Publishers
- Broomall, United States