Marie Curie: A Biography, 1st Edition

  • Marilyn Bailey Ogilvie
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  • ISBN-10: 0313058555
  • ISBN-13: 9780313058554
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 155 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2004 | Published/Released September 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2004

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Overview

Covers all aspects of her life, including her personal life, as well as her scientific achievements.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Recent Titles in Greenwood Biographies.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Series Foreword.
Introduction.
Timeline.
1: Early Life and Education.
2: Preparing for the Future.
3: Paris and the Sorbonne.
4: Pierre and Marie.
5: The Discovery of Radium: A Scientific Breakthrough.
6: A Year of Contrasts: Good News, Bad News.
7: "Pierre Is Dead? Dead? Absolutely Dead?".
Photo Essay.
8: Scandal!.
9: The Second Nobel Prize, Its Aftermath, and War.
10: Marie and the United States of America.
11: Last Years.
Conclusion.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.