Marie Curie: A Life of Discovery (Library Binding)

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By Alice Milani, Alice Milani (Illustrator)
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In her intensely researched, inventively drawn exploration of Marie Curie's life, artist Alice Milani follows the celebrated Polish scientist from Curie's time as a struggling governess to her years in France making breakthrough discoveries. Curie was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize and the only person to win a Nobel Prize in two different sciences. With skill and care, Milani traces Curie's flight from Russia-controlled Poland, her romance with fellow scientist Pierre Curie, and Marie and Pierre's stunning discoveries of the elements radium and polonium. Throughout this distinctive graphic work, Curie defies doubt and double standards to make an enduring impact on the scientific world.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781541528178
ISBN-10: 1541528174
Publisher: Graphic Universe (Tm)
Publication Date: August 6th, 2019
Pages: 208
Language: English