Cover of: Girls think of everything | Catherine Thimmesh

Girls think of everything

stories of ingenious inventions by women

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English.

About the Book

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.

About the Edition

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.

Table of Contents

Ruth Wakefield: chocolate chip cookies
Mary Anderson: windshield wipers
Stephanie Kwolek: Kevlar®
Bette Nesmith Graham: Liquid paper ®
Patsy O. Sherman: Scotchgard®
Ann Moore: Snugli®
Grace Murray Hopper: computer compiler
Margaret E. Knight: paper bags
Jeanne Lee Crews: space bumper
Valerie L. Thomas: illusion transmitter
Alexia Abernathy: no-spill feeding bowl.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 54-56) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
J/609/.2273, B
Library of Congress
T39 .T48 2000

The Physical Object

Pagination
57 p. :
Number of pages
57

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24929232M
Internet Archive
girlsthinkofever00thim
ISBN 10
0395937442, 0613606760, 0618195637
ISBN 13
9780395937440, 9780613606769, 9780618195633
LC Control Number
99036270
OCLC/WorldCat
41712845
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