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The Mercury 13
The True Story of Thirteen Women and the Dream of Space Flight
Written by Martha Ackmann
Foreword by Lynn Sherr


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: July 13, 2004
Price: $16.00

In 1961, just as NASA launched its first man into space, a group of women underwent secret testing in the hopes of becoming America’s first female astronauts. They passed the same battery of tests at the legendary Lovelace Foundation as did the Mercury 7 astronauts, but they were summarily dismissed by... Read more >
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Failure Is Impossible
Susan B. Anthony in Her Own Words
Written by Lynn Sherr


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: January 30, 1996
Price: $23.00

Published on the occasion of 175th anniversary of Susan B. Anthony's birth and the 75th year since the 19th Constitutional Amendment gave women the right to vote, Failure is Impossible combines a series of biographical essays by Sherr with selections from Anthony's speeches, letters, and quotes. Read more >
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Failure Is Impossible
Susan B. Anthony in Her Own Words
Written by Lynn Sherr


Format: eBook, 416 pages
Publisher: Crown
On Sale: September 29, 2010
Price: $16.99

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