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Analyzing Art and Aesthetics

Anne Collins Goodyear, Margaret A. Weitekamp - Art - 2013 - 309 pages
This ninth volume of the Artefacts series explores how artists have responded to developments in science and technology, past and present. Rather than limiting the discussion ...
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The Mercury 13: The Untold Story of Thirteen American Women and the Dream of ...

Martha Ackmann - History - 2003 - 256 pages
For readers of The Astronaut Wives Club, The Mercury 13 reveals the little-known true story of the remarkable women who trained for NASA space flight. In 1961, just as NASA ...
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Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream

Tanya Lee Stone - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2011 - 144 pages
What does it take to be an astronaut? Excellence at flying, courage, intelligence, resistance to stress, top physical shape — any checklist would include these. But when ...
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Space for Women: A History of Women with the Right Stuff

Pamela Freni - History - 2002 - 210 pages
A history of women who were recruited as potential astronauts early in the space race and their attempt to be the first females in space. It tells of their success in the ...
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Amelia Earhart's Daughters: The Wild And Glorious Story Of American Women ...

Leslie Haynsworth, David Toomey - History - 2000 - 352 pages
In 1942, with war raging on two fronts and military pilots in short supply, the U.S. Army Air Force enlisted a handful of skilled female aviators to deliver military planes ...
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Women in Space: 23 Stories of First Flights, Scientific Missions, and ...

Karen Gibson - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 240 pages
When Valentina Tereshkova blasted off aboard Vostok 6 on June 16, 1963, she became the first woman to rocket into space. It would be 19 years before another woman got a chance ...
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Integrating Women into the Astronaut Corps: Politics and Logistics at NASA ...

Amy E. Foster - History - 2011 - 224 pages
In documenting these events, Foster offers a broader understanding of the difficulties in sexually integrating any workplace, even when the organization approaches the ...
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