The Resource Marie Curie, by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov

Marie Curie, by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov

Label
Marie Curie
Title
Marie Curie
Statement of responsibility
by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the life and work of the scientist who won two Nobel Prizes and died of radiation poisoning from years of investigating the dangerous elements that she herself had discovered. Readers will learn about the dark side of a woman and her devotion to science--the politics of science, her depression, and the drive to succeed. It is a brutally honest portrayal of a woman in a field dominated by men
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Krull, Kathleen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kulikov, Boris
Series statement
Giants of science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Curie, Marie
  • Women chemists
  • Women chemists
  • Curie, Marie
  • Women chemists
  • Women chemists
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Marie Curie, by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-137) and index
Contents
  • Mr. and Mrs. Radioactive
  • ch. 5. The
  • legend begins
  • ch. 6.
  • Suddenly famous
  • ch. 7.
  • Shock
  • ch. 8.
  • Embarrassment-on a national scale
  • ch. 9.
  • Introduction
  • War heroine
  • ch. 10.
  • Madame Curie
  • ch. 11.
  • Genius genes
  • ch. 12.
  • How she changed the world
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • ch. 1. The
  • gold-medal girl
  • ch. 2. The
  • pact
  • ch. 3.
  • Magnetic attraction
  • ch. 4.
Extent
1 online resource (142 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036687313
Label
Marie Curie, by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-137) and index
Contents
  • Mr. and Mrs. Radioactive
  • ch. 5. The
  • legend begins
  • ch. 6.
  • Suddenly famous
  • ch. 7.
  • Shock
  • ch. 8.
  • Embarrassment-on a national scale
  • ch. 9.
  • Introduction
  • War heroine
  • ch. 10.
  • Madame Curie
  • ch. 11.
  • Genius genes
  • ch. 12.
  • How she changed the world
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • ch. 1. The
  • gold-medal girl
  • ch. 2. The
  • pact
  • ch. 3.
  • Magnetic attraction
  • ch. 4.
Extent
1 online resource (142 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036687313

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