Lady Professor by Robert L. Switzer

By Robert L. Switzer

Emma Hansen, a negative farm lady born in 1900, has unheard of scholastic skill and a deep fascination with the wildlife. She fights her manner via poverty, her family's indifference, and prejudices opposed to ladies to wait highschool and Hancock university, a small Midwestern institution. inspired by way of the college's simply girl professor, Emma conducts her first learn with dung beetles and micro-organisms.The woman Professor is a singular concerning the human part of genuine technological know-how, traditionally and scientifically actual, yet without difficulty intelligible to non-scientists. It portrays a transitional time for ladies in the United States and might quite curiosity younger ladies who're interested in careers in science.

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