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Madame Curie a biography. Translated by Vincent Sheean. by Curie, Eve

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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Curie, Marie (Sk odowska) 1867-1934

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Edition Notes

Previously published serially under the title: Marie Curie, my mother.

The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 412 p. illus., ports. ;
Number of Pages412
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19391451M

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  In , Ève Curie wrote the first of many biographies devoted to her famous mother, Madame Curie, which became a feature film a few years later. What Did Marie Curie Born:   texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Madame Curie by Eve Curie. Topics GENERALITIES Publisher William Heinemann Ltd London Collection universallibrary Contributor BRAOU Language English. Addeddate Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Stated First Edition. Biography of the great scientist, Madame Curie - written by her daughter. Illustrated with photographs. Previous owner's inscription and bookplate on front endpapers. Additional photo of Madame Curie tipped in on back side of frontis. pages. Book. Seller Inventory # The book was written from going over letters to and from Madame Curie to many people, memories of people that knew her, her lectures, her speeches,and her memories (Eve and her other daughter Irene). Nothing was fictionalized or made more than what is was, it showed this great lady in a very human by: