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

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By: Ann B Shteir

301 pages, 43 illus

Johns Hopkins University Press

Paperback | Dec 1999 | #94951 | ISBN: 0801861756
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Hardback | Oct 2004 | #53322 | ISBN: 0801851416
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About this book

Explores the contributions of women to the field of botany before and after the dawn of the Victorian age.

'Recipient of the American Historical Association's Joan Kelly Memorial Prize in Women's History'

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Ann B. Shteir is a professor of humanities and women's studies at York University.

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