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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
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the life of Marie Curie, discussing her childhood in Poland, schooling in France, discovery of the element radium, efforts to create mobile X-ray units during World War I, and eventual death from radium poisoning
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
Biography type
individual biography
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148165
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 540/.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 8.3
  • 5-8
  • 1050
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
QD22.C8
LC item number
M25 2006
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1050
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
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Marie Curie and radium
Label
Something out of nothing : Marie Curie and radium, Carla Killough McClafferty
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [117]-125) 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
Control code
18198562
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9781415640579
Isbn Type
(Follett bdg.)
Lccn
2004056414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (LHPL)306090
  • (IMchF)fol09472628
Label
Something out of nothing : Marie Curie and radium, Carla Killough McClafferty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [117]-125) 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
Control code
18198562
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9781415640579
Isbn Type
(Follett bdg.)
Lccn
2004056414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (LHPL)306090
  • (IMchF)fol09472628

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