Discovering Dorothea: The Life of the Pioneering Fossil-Hunter Dorothea Bate

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In 1898, a 19-year-old girl marched into the Natural History Museum and demanded a job. At the time, no women were employed there as scientists, but for the determined Dorothea Bate this was the first step in an extraordinary career as a pioneering explorer and fossil-hunter and the beginning of an association with the Museum that was to last for more than 50 years. As a young woman in the early 1900s she explored the islands of Cyprus, Crete and the little known Majorca and Menorca, braving parental opposition and ...

Discovering Dorothea: The Life of the Pioneering Fossil-Hunter Dorothea Bate 2017, The Natural History Museum, London

ISBN-13: 9780565094379

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Discovering Dorothea: The Life of the Pioneering Fossil-Hunter Dorothea Bate 2005, HarperCollins (UK), London

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Discovering Dorothea: The Life of the Pioneering Fossil-Hunter Dorothea Bate 2005, Harper Perennial

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