Northwest women in science

women making a difference : a role model guidebook
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Northwest College and University Association for Science , Richland, WA
Women scientists -- Northwest, Pacific -- Biography, Women scientists -- Northwest, Pacific -- Directories, Women scientists -- Alaska -- Biography, Women scientists -- Alaska -- Direct
Statement[written and edited by Pamela Florence].
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Energy., Northwest College and University Association for Science.
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
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Open LibraryOL14418992M
OCLC/WorldCa26651648

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