Obsessive Genius

Author: Barbara Goldsmith
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393051377
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Draws on diaries, letters, and family interviews to discusses the lesser-known achievements and scientific insights of the Nobel Prize-winning scientist and producer of radium, documenting how she was compromised by the prejudices of a male ...

Obsessive Genius The Inner World Of Marie Curie Great Discoveries

Author: Barbara Goldsmith
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393079767
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Through family interviews, diaries, letters, and workbooks that had been sealed for over sixty years, Barbara Goldsmith reveals the Marie Curie behind the myth—an all-too-human woman struggling to balance a spectacular scientific career, ...

Obsessive Genius The Inner World Of Marie Curie Great Discoveries

Author: Barbara Goldsmith
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393327489
Size: 36.29 MB
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Through family interviews, diaries, letters, and workbooks that had been sealed for over sixty years, Barbara Goldsmith reveals the Marie Curie behind the myth—an all-too-human woman struggling to balance a spectacular scientific career, ...

Obsessive Genius

Author: Barbara Goldsmith
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ISBN: 9780297847670
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Marie Curie reamins the only woman to win two Nobel prizes - the first in 1903 for the discovery of radioactivity and the second in 1911 for the discovery of radium and polonium.

Madame Curie A Biography By Eve Curie

Author: Eve Curie
Publisher: Style Press
ISBN: 140673246X
Size: 65.54 MB
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This is the Madame Curie many people know but here is a biography written by her daughter Eve that shows her human side, in a way that can only be viewed and admired from a family member describing her as a caring mother, devoted and ...

Marie Curie

Author: Naomi Pasachoff
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195092147
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Examines the life of the Polish-born scientist who, with her husband Pierre, was awarded a 1903 Nobel Prize for discovering radium.

The Dilemmas Of An Upright Man

Author: J. L. Heilbron
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674004399
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In an afterword written for this edition, he weighs the recurring questions among historians and scientists about the costs to others, and to Planck himself, of the painful choices he faced in attempting to build an "ark" to carry science ...