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Author Thimmesh, Catherine
Title Girls think of everything : stories of ingenious inventions by women / by Catherine Thimmesh ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Imprint Boston, MT. : Houghton Mifflin Co., c2000
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 Children's Nonfiction  J609.227 T    DUE 05-14-14
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Call # J609.227 T
Phys. Description 57 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Summary Tells the story of how women throughout the ages have responded to situations confronting them in daily life by inventing such items as correction fluid, space helmets, and disposable diapers
Contents Betty Wakefield -- Chocolate chip cookies -- Mary Anderson -- Windshield wipers -- Stephanie Kwolek -- Kevlar -- Bette Nesmith Graham -- Liquid paper -- Patsy Sherman -- Scotchgard -- Ann Moore -- Snugli -- Grace Murray Hopper -- Computer compiler -- Margaret Knight -- Paper bags -- Jeanne Lee Crews -- Space bumper -- Valerie Thomas -- Illusion transmitter -- Becky Schroeder -- Alexia Abernathy
Subject Women inventors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Inventions -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature
Inventors -- Juvenile literature
Women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Inventions -- Juvenile literature
Women inventors -- Juvenile literature
Alt Author Sweet, Melissa
ISBN 0395937442