Incredible Women Inventors
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Incredible Women Inventors

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Suitable for ages 9 to 12 years, this book profiles ten women with an itch to invent. From Anna Sutherland Bissell, inventor of the carpet sweeper, to Elizabeth Elsie MacGill, the first woman aircraft designer in the world, it examines both the challenges and successes in the lives of Canadian and international problem-solvers.
Paperback, 112 pages
Published March 1st 2007 by Second Story Press
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INCREDIBLE WOMEN INVENTORS covers the life and inventions of ten inspiring women. Filled with their birth and death dates, where applicable, important events in their lives, their inventions, and how they made a difference in the world, this is one book that's perfect for anyone who is interested in inventing.

Biographies are included for Madam C.J. Walker, who was born Sarah Breedlove; Lise Meitner; Lillian Moller Gilbreth; Hedy Lamarr; Gertrude Elion; Bette N...more
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