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Published: 27 November 1997

112 Pages | 40 b/w photos

ISBN: 9780195120110

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Marie Curie

And the Science of Radioactivity

Naomi Pasachoff

Oxford Portraits in Science

  • Learn how Marie Curie discovered radium and went on to lead the scientific community in studying the theory behind and the uses of radioactivity
  • Follow her journey to become the first person to win two Nobel Prizes
  • This book paints a picture of her life as a physicist, a wife and mother, and a groundbreaking professional woman