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Science  05 Mar 1999:
Vol. 283, Issue 5407, pp. 1464
DOI: 10.1126/science.283.5407.1464b

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McGrayne examines the lives, struggles, and achievements of 15 women scientists, including the only 10 to have won a Nobel Prize for their research. Barbara McClintock is among those who succeeded from the margins.