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Marie Curie: Young Scientist (Childhood of World Figures)
Marie Curie: Young Scientist (Childhood of World Figures) Beatrice Gormley 1416915451 9781416915454 Marie Curie was a world-renowned scientist who made many importantdiscoveries, as well as a great teacher and a mother, but heracc
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Marie Curie: Young Scientist (Childhood of World Figures) by Beatrice Gormley

Marie Curie was a world-renowned scientist who made many importantdiscoveries, as well as a great teacher and a mother, but heraccomplishments didnt come easily. Born Maria Sklodovska in 1867, Marie grew up in Russia-occupied Polandwhere schools were not allowed to teach Polish history or language, andlab experiments were forbidden in science classes. When Marie was young,her mother and eldest sister both passed away. Marie was determined notto let hardships get in the way of her dreams. She went on to win twoNobel Prizes, one each in physics and chemistry, making her the firstwomanto win the award and first person ever honored with two of them. Read all about the clever young girl whose hard work lead to brilliantcontributions in the field of science.

Author: Beatrice Gormley

Language: English

Edition: Original

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 240

Publisher: Aladdin

Publication Date: 2007-05-22

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