Obsessive Genius The Inner World of Marie Curie Great Discoveries

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

Obsessive Genius The Inner World of Marie Curie Great Discoveries

The bestselling, "excellent…poignant—and scientifically lucid—portrait" (New York Times Book Review) of the remarkable Marie Curie. 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, a demanding family, the prejudice of society, and her own passionate nature. Obsessive Genius is a dazzling portrait of Curie, her amazing scientific success, and the price she paid for fame.

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Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Barbara Goldsmith
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-16 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

The bestselling, "excellent…poignant—and scientifically lucid—portrait" (New York Times Book Review) of the remarkable Marie Curie. 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, a demanding
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Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Shelley Emling
Categories: Science
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