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Marie Curie : radioactivity pioneer and first woman to win a Nobel Prize / Maggie May Ethridge.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

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Women in science (Cavendish Square Publishing LLC)
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Clinton PL - Clinton YA 540.92 ETH (Text) 36806010292017 YOUNG ADULT 2ND FLOOR Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville TEEN B CURIE, MARIE ETHRIDGE (Text) 33946003462699 Teen Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781502623096
  • ISBN: 1502623099
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Cavendish Square, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction : the life of Marie Sklodowski Curie -- The early days of Marie Curie -- The world as it was during Marie Curie's time -- The field and culture of science in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century -- The contemporaries and struggles of Marie Curie in her working years -- The scientific accomplishments of Marie Curie -- Timeline -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.:
History has seen many incredible men and women make their mark on the field of science. One woman who will forever be remembered for her groundbreaking work is Marie Curie. She was one of the first people to explore radioactivity, and her contributions led her to become the first woman to win a Nobel Prize. This book explores Curie's life, accomplishments, and legacy--Publishers website.
Subject: Curie, Marie, 1867-1934.
Women chemists > Poland > Biography.
Women chemists > France > Biography.
Nobel Prize winners > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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Women in science (Cavendish Square Publishing LLC)

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