Talk about a aglowing reputationa! Marie Curie, the woman who coined the term radioactivity, won not just one Nobel prize but twoain physics and in chemistry, both supposedly girl-phobic sciences. As with her previous star-studded biographies of Leonardo da Vinci, Isaac Newton, and Sigmund Freudaall three chosen as ALA Notable BooksaKathleen Krull offers readers a fascinating portrait of this mythic agiant of sciencea who abhorred publicity. And she also places Curieas ground-breaking discovery of two elements within the ...

Marie Curie 2009, Puffin Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780142412657

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Marie Curie 2007, Viking Children's Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780670058945