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Maria Mitchell – in Her Own Words
In her own words, America's first woman professor of astronomy tells of her meetings with the great and good of the nineteenth century. Maria Mitchell's (1818-1889) sister Phebe collected excerpts from journals and letters to present a pot pourri of Maria's life, ideas and work.
*Happy Birthday, Maria Mitchell*
Maria Mitchell was born on August 1, 1818. If you're not ready to download the ebook, here is a short biography: http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art181435.asp.
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