Cultivating Women, Cultivating Science: Flora's Daughters and Botany in England, 1760 to 1860

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"In Cultivating Women, Cultivating Science, Shteir weaves intriguing biographies of women botanists into her intricate account of Victorian culture, science, and society. This elegant book is essential reading for anyone interested in plants and science." -- Londa Schiebinger, Nature In Cultivating Women, Cultivating Science, Ann B. Shteir explores the contributions of women to the field of botany before and after the dawn of the Victorian Age. She shows how ideas during the eighteenth century about botany as a leisure ...

Cultivating Women, Cultivating Science: Flora's Daughters and Botany in England, 1760 to 1860 1999, Johns Hopkins University Press

ISBN-13: 9780801861758

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Cultivating Women, Cultivating Science: Flora's Daughters and Botany in England, 1760 to 1860 1996, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD

ISBN-13: 9780801851414

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