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Sep 27, 2022
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Sep 27, 2022 | ISBN 9781984861740
For the first time, the New York Times bestseller Women in Science, Women in Sports, and Women in Art are collected in a gorgeous boxed set, offering stunningly illustrated profiles of 150 pioneering female scientists, athletes, and artists.Women in Science features 50 illustrated portraits of women in STEM from ancient times to the modern world, with infographics on a range of topics, including the rates of women currently working in STEM fields. Women in Sports highlights the achievements and stories of 50 notable women athletes, from tennis player Billie Jean King and gymnast Simone Biles, to skateboarding pioneer Patti McGee and Toni Stone, the first woman to play baseball in a men’s professional league. The book also contains infographics on such topics as pay and media statistics for female athletes. Women in Art profiles 50 notable women, from painters Frida Kahlo and Georgia O’Keeffe to lesser-known names like nineteenth-century African American quilter Harriet Powers and Hopi-Tewa ceramic artist Nampeyo. The book also contains infographics on women’s representation in museums and more. Together, this trio of charmingly illustrated books celebrate the success of the bold female changemakers who inspired the world and paved the way for the next generation of leaders.
RACHEL IGNOTOFSKY is a New York Times-bestselling author, illustrator, designer. She graduated from Tyler School of Art’s graphic design program and formerly worked as a senior designer and illustrator at Hallmark Greetings. Rachel and her work have been featured in many… More about Rachel Ignotofsky
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