Reference Information
Book Name Nobel Prize Women in Science: Their Lives, Struggles, and Momentous Discoveries
Acronym 26 SBM Call Number Biomed-Hist Q141 M477n 1993
Publisher Birch Lane Press
Date of Publication 1993 City of Publication New York
Editor Other Editors
Author Sharon Bertsche McGrayne Other Authors

Additional Information
Women Cited Astrophysics
Burnell, Jocelyn Bell

Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
Sponer, Hertha

Biological Physics
Yalow, Rosalyn Sussman

Franklin, Rosalind
Hodgkin, Dorothy Crowfoot

Mathematical Physics
Noether, Amalie Emmy
Wheeler, Anna Johnson Pell

Nuclear Physics
Curie, Marie Sklodowska
Goeppert-Mayer, Maria
Joliot-Curie, Irene
Meitner, Lise
Wu, Chien Shiung

Reference to publications
in scientific journals
Biographical references yes
Areas of Research yes
Discoveries Made yes

Notes This book discusses the lives of the women who won the Nobel Prize and, in addition, includes a discussion of other women who contributed fundamental discoveries to the field of science.