The astronomer who questioned everything : the story of Maria Mitchell
by Alary, Laura (Author)
"As a child, Maria Mitchell longed to see beyond her little island of Nantucket. With help from her father, she discovered that, if you knew how to read them, the stars could tell you where you were -- and where you needed to go. Maria spent hours on the roof of her house scanning the sky -- finding... Full description
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