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The Resource Something out of nothing : Marie Curie and radium, Carla Killough McClafferty

Something out of nothing : Marie Curie and radium, Carla Killough McClafferty

Label
Something out of nothing : Marie Curie and radium
Title
Something out of nothing
Title remainder
Marie Curie and radium
Statement of responsibility
Carla Killough McClafferty
Title variation
Marie Curie and radium
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Meet Manya Sklodowska, better known today as Marie Curie, the co-discoverer of radium, and who became the first woman awarded the Nobel prize for her work on the discovery. Learn what life was like for Marie, and the effect her discovery had on the world
Summary
Meet Manya Sklodowska, better known today as Marie Curie, the co-discoverer of radium, and who became the first woman awarded the Nobel prize for her work on the discovery. Learn what life was like for Marie, and the effect her discovery had on the world
Award
  • International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Intermediate Nonfiction, 2007.
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2007
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2007
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
148165
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 540/.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 1050
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QD22.C8
LC item number
M25 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1050
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WZ100
NLM item number
C975M 2006
Reading level
8.3.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Marie Curie and radium
Label
Something out of nothing : Marie Curie and radium, Carla Killough McClafferty
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-123) 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
Beginnings -- Governess -- Pierre -- Discovery -- Fame -- Trouble -- Scandal -- War -- Danger -- Endings -- Legacy -- Source notes -- Selected bibliography -- Recommended web sites -- Acknowledgments -- Illustration credits -- Index
Control code
ocm56685110
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9781415640579
Lccn
2004056414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780374380366
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)56685110
Label
Something out of nothing : Marie Curie and radium, Carla Killough McClafferty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-123) 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
Beginnings -- Governess -- Pierre -- Discovery -- Fame -- Trouble -- Scandal -- War -- Danger -- Endings -- Legacy -- Source notes -- Selected bibliography -- Recommended web sites -- Acknowledgments -- Illustration credits -- Index
Control code
ocm56685110
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9781415640579
Lccn
2004056414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780374380366
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)56685110

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