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Elizabeth Blackwell; pioneer doctor by Matthew G. Grant

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Published by Creative Education; distributed by Childrens Press, Chicago in Mankato, Minn .
Written in English


  • Blackwell, Elizabeth, 1821-1910 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Blackwell, Elizabeth, 1821-1910.,
  • Women physicians -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Physicians.,
  • Women -- Biography.

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An easy-to-read biography of Elizabeth Blackwell who overcame many difficulties to become the first woman physician in the United States.

Edition Notes

Statement[by] Matthew G. Grant. Illustrated by John Nelson.
SeriesHis Gallery of great Americans series. Women of America
ContributionsNelson, John, 1928- illus.
LC ClassificationsR154.B623 G7
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p.
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5422174M
ISBN 100871913070
LC Control Number73015858

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