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Nuclear physicist Chien-Shiung Wu

Valerie Bodden

Nuclear physicist Chien-Shiung Wu

by Valerie Bodden

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Published by Lerner Publishing Group in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physics,
  • Physicists,
  • Chinese Americans,
  • Chinese American women,
  • Manhattan Project (U.S.),
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Women physicists,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementValerie Bodden
    SeriesSTEM trailblazer bios, STEM trailblazer bios
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27221925M
    ISBN 101512407860
    ISBN 109781512407860
    OCLC/WorldCa939911061

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