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The Resource Ordinary Matter

Ordinary Matter

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Ordinary Matter
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Ordinary Matter
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Subject
Summary
In 1895 Alfred Nobel rewrote his will and left his fortune made in dynamite and munitions to generations of thinkers. Since 1901 women have been honoured with Nobel Prizes for their scientific research twenty times, including Marie Curie twice. Spanning more than a century and ranging across the world, this inventive story collection is inspired by these women whose work has altered history and saved millions of lives. From a transformative visit to the Grand Canyon to a baby washing up on a Queensland beach, a climate protest during a Paris heatwave to Stockholm on the eve of the 1977 Nobel Prize ceremony, Ordinary Matter explores the nature of ingenuity and discovery, motherhood and sacrifice, illness and legacy. Sometimes the extraordinary pivots on the ordinary
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Laura Elvery
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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eBook
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Ordinary Matter
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Publication
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ODILO:034300016488
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780702263996
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Ordinary Matter
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300016488
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780702263996
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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