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Author Vare, Ethlie Ann.
Title Patently female : from AZT to TV dinners : stories of women inventors and their breakthrough ideas / Ethlie Ann Vare, Greg Ptacek.
Imprint New York : Wiley, [2002]
©2002

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  T36 .V38 2002    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  T36 .V38 2002    AVAILABLE  
Author Vare, Ethlie Ann.
Subject Women inventors.
Women inventors -- United States -- Biography.
Alt Name Ptacek, Greg.
Description xiv, 220 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0471023345 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC # 47183698
Table of Contents
 Foreword / Ruth Handler 
 Preface / Janet L. Rideout 
 Acknowledgments 
 Introduction1
Ch. 1Practicalities5
Ch. 2"Woman's Work"37
Ch. 3Computer Liberation59
Ch. 4Medicine89
Ch. 5Mother Earth115
Ch. 6It Took a Woman133
Ch. 7Women in Space151
Ch. 8Fun and Games169
Ch. 9The Littlest Inventors177
Ch. 10Pathfinders and Forerunners189
 Timeline: A More Complete Chronology of Invention197
App. AJoining the Ranks ...201
 App. B: Resources205
 Index209


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