The Resource Marie Curie, by Beverly Birch

Marie Curie, by Beverly Birch

Label
Marie Curie
Title
Marie Curie
Statement of responsibility
by Beverly Birch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
Summary
Spanish and English text tells about the life of Marie Curie
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Birch, Beverley
Dewey number
  • 540/.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Text in Spanish and English
LC call number
QD22.C8
LC item number
B5718 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Giants of science bilingual
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Curie, Marie
  • Chemists
  • Women chemists
  • Chemists
  • Women chemists
  • Curie, Marie
  • Chemists
  • Women
  • Spanish language materials
  • Curie, Marie
  • Chemists
  • Women chemists
  • France
  • Poland
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Marie Curie, by Beverly Birch
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A radiant glow -- The new radioactivity -- Childhood in Poland -- Tragedy in the family -- School days -- A year in the country -- "The floating university" -- A school on the beet farm -- Bronya goes to Paris -- The Sorbonne -- Life in a garret -- Marie's degrees -- Meeting Pierre Curie -- The first years of marriage -- Doctor of science -- Work on radioactivity begins -- Investigating radioactivity -- Radioactivity in pitchblende -- On the track of radium -- Extracting radium from pitchblende -- Victory! -- The structure of matter -- Work on the atom -- Radium as a miracle cure -- The Nobel Prize -- Radiation sickness -- The price of fame -- A cure for cancer -- The dreadful year -- The Ra[d]ium Institute -- Marie's war effort -- The institute finally begins -- Another Curie triumph -- Exposure takes its toll -- Science loses a pioneer -- Afterward: Marie Curie's legacy -- Important dates
Extent
1 online resource (64 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033667041
Label
Marie Curie, by Beverly Birch
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A radiant glow -- The new radioactivity -- Childhood in Poland -- Tragedy in the family -- School days -- A year in the country -- "The floating university" -- A school on the beet farm -- Bronya goes to Paris -- The Sorbonne -- Life in a garret -- Marie's degrees -- Meeting Pierre Curie -- The first years of marriage -- Doctor of science -- Work on radioactivity begins -- Investigating radioactivity -- Radioactivity in pitchblende -- On the track of radium -- Extracting radium from pitchblende -- Victory! -- The structure of matter -- Work on the atom -- Radium as a miracle cure -- The Nobel Prize -- Radiation sickness -- The price of fame -- A cure for cancer -- The dreadful year -- The Ra[d]ium Institute -- Marie's war effort -- The institute finally begins -- Another Curie triumph -- Exposure takes its toll -- Science loses a pioneer -- Afterward: Marie Curie's legacy -- Important dates
Extent
1 online resource (64 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033667041

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