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Books Published on Women in Science, 1980-1995: A Brief Bibliographical Essay

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Wasserman, Elga.  The door in the dream: conversations with eminent women in science.  Washington, D.C.: Joseph Henry Press, 2000.  (QH26 W375 2000)

Women in the Antarctic.  Edited by Esther D. Rothblum, Jacqueline S. Weinstock, and Jessica F. Morris.  New York: Haworth Press, 1998.  (G860 W66)

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Yount, Lisa.  A to Z of women in science and math.  New York: Facts on File, 1999.  (Q141 Y675)