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Queen of physics : how Wu Chien Shiung helped unlock the secrets of the atom

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"When Wu Chien Shiung was born in China 100 years ago, girls did not attend school. But her parents named their daughter "Courageous Hero" and encouraged her love of science. This biography follows Wu as she battles sexism at home and racism in the United States of America to become what Newsweek magazine called the "Queen of Physics" for her work on how atoms split"--

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Wadsworth Library - Geneseo J 923 WU (Text)
Children's New Nonfiction
52150300552155
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010 . ‡a 2019010214
020 . ‡a9781454932208 ‡q(hardcover)
020 . ‡a1454932201 ‡q(hardcover)
035 . ‡a(OCoLC)1120104404
040 . ‡aOU/DLC ‡beng ‡erda ‡cFMG ‡dFMG ‡dOCLCO ‡dOSD
043 . ‡an-us---
049 . ‡aOTDM
05000. ‡aQC16.W785 ‡bR63 2019
08200. ‡a530.092 ‡aB ‡223
1001 . ‡aRobeson, Teresa, ‡d1964- ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aQueen of physics : ‡bhow Wu Chien Shiung helped unlock the secrets of the atom / ‡cwritten by Teresa Robeson ; illustrated by Rebecca Huang.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bSterling Children's Books, ‡c[2019]
300 . ‡a1 volume (unpaged) : ‡bcolor illustrations ; ‡c29 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
336 . ‡astill image ‡bsti ‡2rdacontent
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520 . ‡a"When Wu Chien Shiung was born in China 100 years ago, girls did not attend school. But her parents named their daughter "Courageous Hero" and encouraged her love of science. This biography follows Wu as she battles sexism at home and racism in the United States of America to become what Newsweek magazine called the "Queen of Physics" for her work on how atoms split"-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
5211 . ‡a5 & up
5212 . ‡aK to 3.
60010. ‡aWu, C. S. ‡q(Chien-shiung), ‡d1912-1997 ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aNuclear physicists ‡zUnited States ‡vBiography ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aWomen physicists ‡vBiography ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aChinese Americans ‡vBiography ‡vJuvenile literature.
7001 . ‡aHuang, Rebecca, ‡eillustrator.
905 . ‡ukriedener
901 . ‡aon1120104404 ‡bOCoLC ‡c617555 ‡tbiblio ‡soclc

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