Women in Science: Marie Curie: Radioactivity Pioneer and the First Woman to Win a Nobel Prize, 1st Edition

  • Maggie May Ethridge
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502623102
  • ISBN-13: 9781502623102
  • DDC: 540.92
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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History has seen many incredible men and women make their mark on the field of science. One woman who will forever be remembered for her groundbreaking work is Marie Curie. She was one of the first people to explore radioactivity, and her contributions led her to become the first woman to win a Nobel Prize. This book explores Curie’s life, accomplishments, and legacy.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: The Life of Marie Sklodowski Curie.
1: The Early Days of Marie Curie.
2: The World as it was During Marie Curie's Time.
3: The Field and Culture of Science in the 1800s and 1900s.
4: The Contemporaries and Struggles of Marie Curie in her Working Years.
5: The Scientific Accomplishments of Marie Curie.
Further Information.
About the Author.