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The Resource Radioactive! : how Irene Curie and Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world, by Winifred Conkling

Radioactive! : how Irene Curie and Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world, by Winifred Conkling

Label
Radioactive! : how Irene Curie and Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world
Title
Radioactive!
Title remainder
how Irene Curie and Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world
Statement of responsibility
by Winifred Conkling
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Radioactive! presents the story of two women breaking ground in a male-dominated field, scientists still largely unknown despite their crucial contributions to cutting-edge research, in a nonfiction narrative that reads with the suspense of a thriller
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conkling, Winifred
Dewey number
539.752
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 9YA
  • 1160
Intended audience source
  • Childrens Plus, Inc
  • Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Meitner, Lise
  • Joliot-Curie, Irene
  • Joliot-Curie, Irène
  • Meitner, Lise
  • Nuclear fission
  • Women scientists
  • Nuclear fission
  • Women scientists
  • Women scientists
  • Radioactivity
  • Women scientists
  • Radioactivity
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Radioactive! : how Irene Curie and Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world, by Winifred Conkling
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223117605841
  • 31223116966715
  • 31223117605874
  • 31223116966681
  • 31223118194530
  • 31223117605882
  • 31223117605858
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
"The most beautiful experiment in the world?" -- Little queen and the other baby -- On the battlefields -- Dr. and Mrs. -- Right on time -- Lost and found -- A lab of her own -- Radium: treatment or toxin? -- Heavy metals -- Fleeing Hitler's Germany -- Eureka! the discovery of fission -- Chain reaction: research on fission goes global -- War -- Overlooked -- Afterward: physicists, pacifists, realists
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9781616204150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
910309971
Label
Radioactive! : how Irene Curie and Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world, by Winifred Conkling
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223117605841
  • 31223116966715
  • 31223117605874
  • 31223116966681
  • 31223118194530
  • 31223117605882
  • 31223117605858
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
"The most beautiful experiment in the world?" -- Little queen and the other baby -- On the battlefields -- Dr. and Mrs. -- Right on time -- Lost and found -- A lab of her own -- Radium: treatment or toxin? -- Heavy metals -- Fleeing Hitler's Germany -- Eureka! the discovery of fission -- Chain reaction: research on fission goes global -- War -- Overlooked -- Afterward: physicists, pacifists, realists
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9781616204150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
910309971

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