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The Resource Marie Curie, by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov, (electronic resource)

Marie Curie, by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov, (electronic resource)

Label
Marie Curie
Title
Marie Curie
Statement of responsibility
by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov
Creator
Contributor
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
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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
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2008
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2008
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
202175
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Characteristic
document
Dewey number
  • 540.92
  • [B]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
011 up
LC call number
QD22.C8
LC item number
K75 2007eb
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1050
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Giants of science
Series volume
0004
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Marie Curie, by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=8F127B01-3C29-4515-B90A-8D93BAFD5F3F
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-137) and index
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
22 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
142 p.
Isbn
9781101023297
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
8F127B01-3C29-4515-B90A-8D93BAFD5F3F
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o461588061
  • (OCoLC)461588061
Label
Marie Curie, by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=8F127B01-3C29-4515-B90A-8D93BAFD5F3F
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-137) and index
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
22 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
142 p.
Isbn
9781101023297
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
8F127B01-3C29-4515-B90A-8D93BAFD5F3F
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o461588061
  • (OCoLC)461588061

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