Table of contents for Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin : an autobiography and other recollections / edited by Katherine Haramundanis.


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Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin: an Introduction Virginia Trimble
An introduction to The Dyer's Hand Jesse L. Greenstein
A historical introduction to The Dyer's Hand Peggy A. Kidwell
A personal recollection Katherine Haramundanis
The Dyer's Hand: an autobiography Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin
Dedication
Foreword
Part I. The Vision Splendid: 1. Backgrounds
2. Beginnings
3. Prelude to education
4. Birth of a dream
5. Dramatic interlude
6. The dream fulfilled
7. Pathway to the stars
Part II. The Light Of Common Day: 8. England and the United States
9. Harvard College Observatory
10. The cradle of astrophysics
11. Harlow Shapley
12. Stellar atmospheres
13. Spectra and luminosities
14. Editorial experiences
15. Visiting astronomers
16. At the cross roads
Part III. The Dyer's Hand Subdued: 17. Turning point
18. Prolegomena to various stars
19. International problems
20. End of an era
21. Retrospect
Part IV. Reflections: 22. On being a woman
23. Science and myth
24. Worlds not realized
Bibliography of works by Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin
Postlude
Index.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Gaposchkin, Cecilia Helena Payne, 1900-Astronomers United States Biography