The glass universe: how the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars

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Shares the story of the scientific contributions of a group of women working at the Harvard College Observatory from the late 1800s through the mid-twentieth century, tracing their collection of star observations captured nightly on glass photographic plates.
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subject_facetAstronomy -- History -- 19th century
Astronomy -- History -- 20th century
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Harvard College Observatory
History
Large type books
Women in astronomy -- Massachusetts -- History
Women mathematicians -- Massachusetts -- History
title_displayThe glass universe : how the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars
title_fullThe Glass Universe How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars
The glass universe : how the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars / Dava Sobel
The glass universe [text (large print)] : how the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars / Dava Sobel
title_shortThe glass universe
title_subhow the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars
topic_facetAstronomy
History
Nonfiction
Science
Women in astronomy
Women mathematicians