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The Curie family : exploring radioactivity

Author: Harry Henderson
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, 2012.
Series: Trailblazers in science and technology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shares the advancements in the field of radioactivity by the Curie family and explores Marie Curie's early life in Poland, examining the effort and sacrifices she made.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Curie family; Marie Curie; Pierre Curie; Curie family.; Marie Curie; Pierre Curie; Marie Curie; Marie Curie; Curie family; Curie family; Pierre Curie; Pierre Curie
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Henderson
ISBN: 9781604136753 1604136758
OCLC Number: 679925008
Description: xviii, 117 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: A child of Poland --
Science and love --
Breakthroughs --
Difficult years --
A life of service --
The next generation --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Trailblazers in science and technology.
Responsibility: Harry Henderson.

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This volume examines the lives and research into radioactivity of the Curie family.  Read more...

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