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People/Characters: Pierre Curie

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The Curies and radium by Elizabeth Rubin
Guinea pig scientists : bold self-experimenters in science and medicine by Leslie Dendy
How Did We Find Out About Nuclear Power? (How Did We Find Out about ...?) by Isaac Asimov
Madame Curie: A Biography by Eve Curie
The Magic Furnace: The Search for the Origins of Atoms by Marcus Chown
Marie Curie and the Science of Radioactivity by Naomi Pasachoff
Marie Curie: A Life by Françoise Giroud
Marie Curie: A Life by Susan Quinn
Marie Curie: Mother of Modern Physics by Janice Borzendowski
Obsessive Genius: The Inner World of Marie Curie by Barbara Goldsmith
Pierre and Marie Curie and the Discovery of Radium (Uncharted, Unexplored, and Unexplained) by Kathleen Tracy
Pierre Curie : estimat Pierre, a qui mai més no tornaré a veure (diari 1906-1907) by Marie Curie
Radioactive: Marie & Pierre Curie: A Tale of Love and Fallout by Lauren Redniss
Shining from a Different Firmament by Beatriz Fitzgerald Fernandez

Character description

Pierre Curie (French: [kyʁi]; 15 May 1859 – 19 April 1906) was a French physicist, a pioneer in crystallography, magnetism, piezoelectricity and radioactivity. In 1903 he received the Nobel Prize in Physics with his wife, Marie Skłodowska Curie, and Henri Becquerel, "in recognition of the extraordinary services they have rendered by their joint researches on the radiation phenomena discovered by Professor Henri Becquerel".

Pierre Curie in Wikipedia


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