Book, Print in English

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

Dava Sobel.
  • New York : Viking, 2016.
  • xii, 324 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
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  • The little-known true story of the unexpected and remarkable contributions to astronomy made by a group of women working in the Harvard College Observatory from the late 1800s through the mid-1900s. --
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-305) and index.
  • Interest age level: Adult. Brodart
  • Interest grade level: Adult. Brodart
  • Indexed by: Publishers Weekly, October 03, 2016
  • Indexed by: Booklist, September 15, 2016
  • Indexed by: Library Journal, October 15, 2016
  • Indexed by: Kirkus Reviews, October 15, 2016
Additional form
  • 0670016950
  • Alternate version: 9780698148697
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2016029496