Book ID: CBB000100144

Improbable Warriors: Women Scientists and the U.S. Navy in World War II (2001)


Williams, Kathleen Broome (Author)

Naval Institute Press

Publication Date: 2001
Physical Details: xvii + 304 pp., illus., notes, bibl., index
Language: English

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Authors & Contributors
Weir, Gary E.
Rainger, Ronald
Sfraga, Michael P.
Korsmo, Fae L.
Williams, Kathleen Broome
Jack, Jordynn Marguerite
Earth Sciences History: Journal of the History of the Earth Sciences Society
Journal Electronique d'Histoire des Probabilités et de la Statistique
Historiographia Linguistica: International Journal for the History of the Language Sciences
História, Ciências, Saúde---Manguinhos
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences
American Heritage of Invention and Technology
University of Illinois Press
Simon & Schuster
Naval Institute Press
Oxford University Press
Texas A&M University
Montana State University
World War II
Science and war; science and the military
Science and government
Earth sciences
Women in science
Revelle, Roger
Iselin, Columbus O'Donnell
Sears, Mary
Simon, Franz
Bush, Vannevar
Time Periods
20th century
20th century, early
19th century
United States
Atlantic Ocean
Great Britain
United States Navy
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute
Société de Statistique de Paris
Great Britain. Royal Navy

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