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The Resource Marie Curie : pioneer in the stury of radioactivity = pionera en el estudio de la radioactividad, by Beverly Birch

Marie Curie : pioneer in the stury of radioactivity = pionera en el estudio de la radioactividad, by Beverly Birch

Label
Marie Curie : pioneer in the stury of radioactivity = pionera en el estudio de la radioactividad
Title
Marie Curie
Title remainder
pioneer in the stury of radioactivity = pionera en el estudio de la radioactividad
Statement of responsibility
by Beverly Birch
Title variation
Marie Curie
Title variation remainder
pionera en el estudio de la radioactividad
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Birch, Beverley
Dewey number
  • 540/.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
Language note
Text in Spanish and English = Textos paralelos en español y inglés
LC call number
QD22.C8
LC item number
B5718 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.4
Series statement
  • Giants of science =
  • Gigantes de la ciencia
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Curie, Marie
  • Chemists
  • Women chemists
  • Women chemists
  • Chemists
  • Chemists
  • Woman chemists
  • Químicos
  • Mujeres
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Marie Curie : pioneer in the stury of radioactivity = pionera en el estudio de la radioactividad, by Beverly Birch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index = Incluye bibliografía y índice
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
Control code
ocm57007844
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781410305053
Lccn
2004026919
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57007844
  • (Sirsi) a842869
Label
Marie Curie : pioneer in the stury of radioactivity = pionera en el estudio de la radioactividad, by Beverly Birch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index = Incluye bibliografía y índice
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
Control code
ocm57007844
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781410305053
Lccn
2004026919
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57007844
  • (Sirsi) a842869

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