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Radioactive : Marie & Pierre Curie, a tale of love & fallout

Author: Lauren Redniss
Publisher: New York : !t Books, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st ed
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Presents the professional and private lives of Marie and Pierre Curie, examining their personal struggles, the advancements they made in the world of science, and the issue of radiation in the modern world.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 2011281920
(OCoLC)660707284
Named Person: Marie Curie; Pierre Curie; Marie Curie; Pierre Curie; Marie Curie; Pierre Curie; Curie family.; Marie Curie; Pierre Curie
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lauren Redniss
OCLC Number: 1085905833
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 205 pages : chiefly illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 29 cm
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Symmetry --
Magnetism --
Fusion --
White flash --
Instability of matter --
Half-life --
Isolation --
Exposure --
Daughter elements.
Other Titles: Marie and Pierre Curie, a tale of love and fallout
Responsibility: by Lauren Redniss.

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Presents the professional and private lives of Marie and Pierre Curie, examining their personal struggles, the advancements they made in the world of science, and the issue of radiation in the modern world.

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