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The Resource Astronomy : cool women in space, Anita Yasuda ; illustrated by Lena Chandhok

Astronomy : cool women in space, Anita Yasuda ; illustrated by Lena Chandhok

Label
Astronomy : cool women in space
Title
Astronomy
Title remainder
cool women in space
Statement of responsibility
Anita Yasuda ; illustrated by Lena Chandhok
Title variation
Cool women in space
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In "Astronomy: Cool Women in Space," young readers will be inspired by stories of women who have made great strides in a field that takes courage, persistence, and creativity to pursue. Most people have heard of Carl Sagan and Stephen Hawking, but have you heard of Maria Mitchell or Caroline Herschel? For many decades, female astronomers have been defining the field by making discoveries that changed the human relationship with space. "Astronomy: Cool Women in Space" will introduce young readers to three women who are bringing the science of astronomy forward and inspiring the next generation of astronomers. The primary sources, essentials questions, and knowledge connections within "Astronomy: Cool Women in Space" encourage both boys and girls to explore our celestial world while being inspired to ask what role they might play in the next discovery
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
HBP
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Yasuda, Anita
Dewey number
520.92/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 9-12
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1987-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Chandhok, Lena
Series statement
Girls in science
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  • Women astronomers
  • Astronomy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Astronomy : cool women in space, Anita Yasuda ; illustrated by Lena Chandhok
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
106 p.
Isbn
9781619303263
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 187658
  • 803922
Label
Astronomy : cool women in space, Anita Yasuda ; illustrated by Lena Chandhok
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
106 p.
Isbn
9781619303263
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 187658
  • 803922

Library Locations

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      43.1603307 -79.2460639
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