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Curie and the Science of Radioactivity


Book Description
This dramatic story tells of a studious Polish girl, Marya Sklodovska, who moved to Paris to study science. She soon changed her name to Marie and married fellow scientist Pierre Curie. Together they discovered the scientific principles that underlie radioactivity. In the process of their work, they discovered the then unknown element, radium. In 1903, Marie and Pierre Curie won the Nobel Prize ... More
Book Information
PublisherBarrons Educational Series
BindingPaperback (4 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-100764134892
ISBN-13978-0764134890
Publication Date08/01/2006
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About Ian Graham (Author) : Ian Graham is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Ian Graham include You Wouldn't Want to Be in the First Submarine!: An Undersea Expedition YouÆd Rather Avoid (Y... more
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About David Antram (Illustrator) : David Antram was born in Brighton, England, in 1958. He studied at Eastbourne College of Art and then worked in advertising for 15 years before becoming a full-time illustrator. He has since illustra... more
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