A Woman Wanders Through Life and Science

A Woman Wanders Through Life and Science

eBook - 1997
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Univ of New York Press
Irena Koprowska's autobiography illuminates the struggles of a young immigrant woman to combine family responsibilities and a demanding medical career.

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Koprowska's autobiography, recounting her 1917 birth in Warsaw; years of exile around the world, entry into the US in 1940; finding work that required little or no English; and becoming an award-winning physician, professor, and research pioneer while raising a family. She was involved in the development of techniques to diagnose cancer. Includes a short bibliography, but no index. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, c1997
ISBN: 9780585092652
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xix, 306 p.) : ill


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