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

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

Label
Radioactive! : how Irene Curie & Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world
Title
Radioactive!
Title remainder
how Irene Curie & Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world
Statement of responsibility
Winifred Conkling
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The ... little-known story of how two brilliant female physicists' groundbreaking discoveries led to the creation of the atomic bomb"--Amazon.com
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
Dewey number
539.7/52
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 12 and up
  • 7-8
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
QC774.J65
LC item number
C66 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Radioactive! : how Irene Curie & Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world, Winifred Conkling
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-213) 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
Control code
ocn910309971
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9781616204150
Lccn
2015017256
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
1395022
System control number
  • (OCoLC)910309971
  • a1146180
Label
Radioactive! : how Irene Curie & Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world, Winifred Conkling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-213) 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
Control code
ocn910309971
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9781616204150
Lccn
2015017256
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
1395022
System control number
  • (OCoLC)910309971
  • a1146180

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