Maria Mitchell: The Soul of an Astronomer

By: Gormley, Beatrice

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In the mid-1800s, a turbulent time when women were often thought to be unworthy of higher education, Maria Mitchell rose above the prejudices of her day to become America's first professional woman astronomer. This exciting biography tells the story of Maria Mitchell's life, her amazing achievements, and her faith that saw God's handiwork in the heavens.

Title: Maria Mitchell: The Soul of an Astronomer

Author/Composer: Gormley, Beatrice

Categories: Teens,

Publisher: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers: 2004-02

ISBN Number: 0802852645

ISBN Number 13: 9780802852649

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 004820

Description: New paperback copy of Maria Mitchell: The Soul of an Astronomer by Beatrice Gormley. Grand Rapids MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2004. 149 pages. 49 black & white photographs. 7 x 9 inches, 23 cm. List price 12.00. From the publisher: This exciting biography tells the story of Maria Mitchell's life, her amazing achievements, and her faith that saw God's handiwork in the heavens. Accelerated Reader AR 8.2. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!

Keywords: books, Christian, Astronomers, Women, Astronomy, Outer Space, Astronauts,