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By Robert Burleigh and Raul Colon (illustrator)

School and Library:

9781416958192 | Simon & Schuster, February 19, 2013, cover price $16.99

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Product Description: New England blossomed in the nineteenth century, producing a crop of distinctively American writers along with distinguished philosophers and jurists, abolitionists and scholars. A few of the female stars of this era-Emily Dickinson, Margaret Fuller, and Susan B...read more

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9780807021422 | Beacon Pr, April 15, 2008, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: New England blossomed in the nineteenth century, producing a crop of distinctively American writers along with distinguished philosophers and jurists, abolitionists and scholars.

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Recounts the story of Radcliffe-educated Henrietta Swan Leavitt, who in the face of ill health and progressive hearing loss discovered a new law that enabled astronomers to use variable stars in order to measure the universe, a finding that solved a key scientific mystery and enabled important breakthroughs. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780393051285 | W W Norton & Co Inc, June 1, 2005, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Recounts the story of Radcliffe-educated Henrietta Swan Leavitt, who in the face of ill health and progressing hearing loss discovered a new law that enabled astronomers to use variable stars in order to measure the universe.

Paperback:

9780393328561 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, June 1, 2006), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Recounts the story of Radcliffe-educated Henrietta Swan Leavitt, who in the face of ill health and progressive hearing loss discovered a new law that enabled astronomers to use variable stars in order to measure the universe, a finding that solved a key scientific mystery and enabled important breakthroughs.

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Product Description: SWEEPER IN THE SKY is the biography of Maria Mitchell, the first woman astronomer in the U.S. At the age of 28, Mitchell discovered a comet in 1847 and was awarded a gold medal by the King of Denmark for her discovery. When Vassar College opened in 1865, Mitchell became its first astronomy professor and observatory director...read more

Hardcover:

9781883551704 | Attic Studio Pr, April 1, 1997, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: SWEEPER IN THE SKY is the biography of Maria Mitchell, the first woman astronomer in the U.

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9781883551438 | Attic Studio Pr, April 1, 1997, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: SWEEPER IN THE SKY is the biography of Maria Mitchell, the first woman astronomer in the U.

Hardcover:

9780914086567 | Alice James Books, October 1, 1985, cover price $15.95

Paperback:

9780914086574 | Alice James Books, October 1, 1985, cover price $11.95

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