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Maria Mitchell: A Life in Journals and Letters

by Albers, Henry

A biography of Maria Mitchell which includes extensive quotes from Maria Mitchell’s journals and letters.  

  • Topics Women's History,
    19th-Century History
  • Age Groups High School, Adult
  • Book Type Nonfiction
  • Award
  • Publisher College Avenue Press,, 2001, Clinton Corners, NY
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Award Key

Caldecott Medal
Most distinguished American picture book for children (annually).
Newberry Medal
Most distinguished contribution to American literature for children (annually).
Coretta Scott King Award
Distinguished books by authors and illustrators of African descent which promote an understanding and appreciation of the American dream (annually).
Golden Kite Award
Outstanding examples of text, illustration, fiction and nonfiction (four awards annually).
Scott O'Dell Historical Fiction Award
Outstanding work of historical fiction published by a U.S. publisher set in the New World.


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