Discover the life of one of history's most ground-breaking scientists, in this concise and enjoyable biography. Forbidden from attending the male-only University of Warsaw, the young Curie fought against adversity to become one of the science world's greatest success stories. Together with her husband, she went on to discover two elements and win a Nobel Prize.
Puffin's 'Who Was . . . ?' book series presents clear and accessible biographies of some of history's most renowned individuals.