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The Resource Something out of nothing : Marie Curie and radium, Carla Killough McClafferty

Something out of nothing : Marie Curie and radium, Carla Killough McClafferty

Label
Something out of nothing : Marie Curie and radium
Title
Something out of nothing
Title remainder
Marie Curie and radium
Statement of responsibility
Carla Killough McClafferty
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Meet Manya Sklodowska, better known today as Marie Curie, the co-discoverer of radium, and who became the first woman awarded the Nobel prize for her work on the discovery. Learn what life was like for Marie, and the effect her discovery had on the world
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McClafferty, Carla Killough
Dewey number
  • 540/.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QD22.C8
LC item number
M25 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Curie, Marie
  • Radium
  • Chemists
  • Women chemists
  • Physicists
  • Women physicists
Label
Something out of nothing : Marie Curie and radium, Carla Killough McClafferty
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [121]-123) and index
Contents
Beginnings -- Governess -- Pierre -- Discovery -- Fame -- Trouble -- Scandal -- War -- Danger -- Endings -- Legacy -- Source notes -- Selected bibliography -- Recommended web sites -- Acknowledgments -- Illustration credits -- Index
Control code
  • a340072
  • ocm56685110
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
134 p.
Isbn
9780374380366
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004056414
Other control number
9780374380366
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Something out of nothing : Marie Curie and radium, Carla Killough McClafferty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [121]-123) and index
Contents
Beginnings -- Governess -- Pierre -- Discovery -- Fame -- Trouble -- Scandal -- War -- Danger -- Endings -- Legacy -- Source notes -- Selected bibliography -- Recommended web sites -- Acknowledgments -- Illustration credits -- Index
Control code
  • a340072
  • ocm56685110
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
134 p.
Isbn
9780374380366
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004056414
Other control number
9780374380366
Other physical details
ill.

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