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Minerva British & World English

The goddess of handicrafts, widely worshipped and regularly identified with Athene, which led to her being regarded also as the goddess of war

Tarbell, Ida Minerva British & World English

(1857–1944), US writer. A leader of the muckraking movement, she was a writer for McClure’s magazine 1896–1904 and for American magazine 1906–15. Her books include the exposé The History of the Standard Oil Company (1904) and The Business of Being a Woman (1912)