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The Resource Radioactivity : a history of a mysterious science, Marjorie C. Malley

Radioactivity : a history of a mysterious science, Marjorie C. Malley

Label
Radioactivity : a history of a mysterious science
Title
Radioactivity
Title remainder
a history of a mysterious science
Statement of responsibility
Marjorie C. Malley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10016300
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Malley, Marjorie Caroline
Dewey number
539.7/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC794.6.R3
LC item number
M35 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Radioactivity
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a history of a mysterious science
Label
Radioactivity : a history of a mysterious science, Marjorie C. Malley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-250) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new science. The beginnings ; The Curies ; Rutherford, Soddy, particles, and alchemy? ; The radioactive Earth ; Speculations ; Radioactivity and chemistry ; Inside the atom ; Sequel -- Measuring and using radioactivity. Methods and instruments ; Radioactivity, medicine, and life ; New industries -- Beyond the story. Radioactivity's prime movers ; Radioactivity and timeless questions : the quest for understanding ; The imaginative appeal of a discovery
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxi, 267 pages
Isbn
9780199766413
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010038979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • 668403377
  • (OCoLC)668403377
Label
Radioactivity : a history of a mysterious science, Marjorie C. Malley
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-250) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new science. The beginnings ; The Curies ; Rutherford, Soddy, particles, and alchemy? ; The radioactive Earth ; Speculations ; Radioactivity and chemistry ; Inside the atom ; Sequel -- Measuring and using radioactivity. Methods and instruments ; Radioactivity, medicine, and life ; New industries -- Beyond the story. Radioactivity's prime movers ; Radioactivity and timeless questions : the quest for understanding ; The imaginative appeal of a discovery
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxi, 267 pages
Isbn
9780199766413
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010038979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • 668403377
  • (OCoLC)668403377

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