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Alice Hamilton: A Life in Letters

Barbara Sicherman - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 488 pages
Alice Hamilton (1869-1970), a pioneer in the study of diseases of the workplace, a founder of industrial toxicology in the United States, and Harvard's first woman professor ...
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Alice Hamilton, a Life in Letters

Barbara Sicherman - Biography & Autobiography - 1984 - 460 pages
Drawing on Hamilton's rich correspondence, which spans the period from 1888 to 1965, this documentary biography traces Hamilton's extraordinarily active life and career in ...
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Well-Read Lives: How Books Inspired a Generation of American Women

Barbara Sicherman - Social Science - 2010 - 392 pages
In a compelling approach structured as theme and variations, Barbara Sicherman offers insightful profiles of a number of accomplished women born in America's Gilded Age who ...
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Well-read Lives: How Books Inspired a Generation of American Women

Barbara Sicherman - Social Science - 2010 - 380 pages
In a compelling approach structured as theme and variations, the author offers insightful profiles of a number of accomplished women born in Americas Gilded Age who lost and ...
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American women in the 1960s: changing the future

Blanche Linden-Ward, Blanche M. G. Linden, Carol Hurd Green - Social Science - 1993 - 585 pages
Considers the roles played by women in the workplace, universities, the civil rights movement, and popular culture during the 1960s
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American Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide from Colonial ..., Volume 1

Lina Mainiero - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 5 pages
Analyzes the work of both the bestknown and the long neglected women writers in America, providing essential biographical information and comprehensive bibliographies
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Native American Women: A Biographical Dictionary

Gretchen M. Bataille, Laurie Lisa - BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY - 2003 - 412 pages
Containing biographical sketches of approximately 270 Native American women, this book shows the many important roles they occupy in both contemporary and traditional culture ...
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Remarkable Physicists: From Galileo to Yukawa

Ioan James - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 389 pages
Portrayals of 55 physicists, which collectively convey how the subject developed into its modern form.
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The Cambridge Companion to Nietzsche

Bernd Magnus, Kathleen Marie Higgins - Biography & Autobiography - 1996 - 403 pages
The opening essay of this Companion provides a chronologically organized introduction to and summary of Nietzsche's published works, while also providing an overview of their ...
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