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Rita Cornforth interviewed by Ann Turner.

Author: Rita Cornforth; Ann Turner
Publisher: 1995.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook : English
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Lady Cornforth talks about her family background; education at Bexley Primary School and St. George Girls' High School; Liversidge prize for chemistry; Exhibition of 1851 Research scholarship to Oxford awarded to both herself and her husband to work with Robert Robinson, world's leading organic chemist; awarded doctorate in 1941 and married that same year. She then describes working and studying at Oxford during  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Named Person: John Warcup Cornforth, Sir; Rita Cornforth
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Rita Cornforth; Ann Turner
OCLC Number: 221751092
Event notes: Recorded on May 20, 1995 in Lewes, England.
Description: 1 digital audio tape ; 120 min.

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Lady Cornforth talks about her family background; education at Bexley Primary School and St. George Girls' High School; Liversidge prize for chemistry; Exhibition of 1851 Research scholarship to Oxford awarded to both herself and her husband to work with Robert Robinson, world's leading organic chemist; awarded doctorate in 1941 and married that same year. She then describes working and studying at Oxford during WWII; difficulties imposed by war and coping with husband's deafness.

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