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The Resource The Curies : a biography of the most controversial family in science, Denis Brian

The Curies : a biography of the most controversial family in science, Denis Brian

Label
The Curies : a biography of the most controversial family in science
Title
The Curies
Title remainder
a biography of the most controversial family in science
Statement of responsibility
Denis Brian
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of the Curie family, revealing the scandals, drama, controversy, and tragedy that surrounding the world's most gifted scientific family
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brian, Denis
Dewey number
  • 540/.92/2
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QD22.C79
LC item number
B75 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Curie family
  • Curie, Marie
  • Curie, Pierre
  • Chemists
  • Chemists
  • Physicists
Label
The Curies : a biography of the most controversial family in science, Denis Brian
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 424-426) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pierre Curie -- Marie Salomea Sklodowska -- Pierre and Marie in Love -- Mutual Adoration -- Spirits, Radioactivity and the Price of Fame -- Psychic Researchers -- Pierre Curie's Last Day -- Rescuing Langevin From His Wife -- Battered by the Press -- Surgery and Suffragettes --- "Little Curies" and World War I -- A Gift of Radium From the United States -- Radium: Miracle Cure or Menace? -- A Great Discovery -- At Last -- Marie Curie's Last Year -- Nobel Prizes, Spanish Civil War and Fission -- France Defeated -- Joliot Keeps the Gestapo Guessing -- Eve Curie Tours the Battlefronts -- Joliot Become a Communist -- Eve Curie Interviews Nehru, Gandhi and Jinnah -- The Battle for Paris -- Joliot's Fight for Peace and Communism -- Joliot launches Peace Offensive and Charges U.S. With Using Germ Warfare in Korea -- The Curie Legacy
Control code
ocm58468388
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 438 pages
Isbn
9780471273912
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005007001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) o58468388
Label
The Curies : a biography of the most controversial family in science, Denis Brian
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 424-426) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pierre Curie -- Marie Salomea Sklodowska -- Pierre and Marie in Love -- Mutual Adoration -- Spirits, Radioactivity and the Price of Fame -- Psychic Researchers -- Pierre Curie's Last Day -- Rescuing Langevin From His Wife -- Battered by the Press -- Surgery and Suffragettes --- "Little Curies" and World War I -- A Gift of Radium From the United States -- Radium: Miracle Cure or Menace? -- A Great Discovery -- At Last -- Marie Curie's Last Year -- Nobel Prizes, Spanish Civil War and Fission -- France Defeated -- Joliot Keeps the Gestapo Guessing -- Eve Curie Tours the Battlefronts -- Joliot Become a Communist -- Eve Curie Interviews Nehru, Gandhi and Jinnah -- The Battle for Paris -- Joliot's Fight for Peace and Communism -- Joliot launches Peace Offensive and Charges U.S. With Using Germ Warfare in Korea -- The Curie Legacy
Control code
ocm58468388
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 438 pages
Isbn
9780471273912
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005007001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) o58468388

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