Table of contents for The Curies : a biography of the most controversial family in science / Denis Brian.

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Contents
 Acknowledgements
 1 	Pierre Curie
2 	Marie Salomea Sklodowska
3 Pierre and Marie in Love 
4 Mutual Adoration 
5 Spirits, Radioactivity and the Price of Fame 
6 Psychic Researchers 
7 Pierre Curie's Last Day 
8 Rescuing Langevin From His Wife 
9 Battered by the Press 
10 Surgery and Suffragettes 
11 "Little Curies" and World War I 
12 A Gift of Radium From the United States 
13 Radium: Miracle Cure or Menace? 
14 A Great Discovery - At Last 
15 Marie Curie's Last Year 
16 Nobel Prizes, Spanish Civil War and Fission 
17 France Defeated 
18 Joliot Keeps the Gestapo Guessing - Eve Curie Tours the Battlefronts 
19 Joliot Become a Communist - Eve Curie Interviews Nehru, Gandhi and Jinnah 
20 The Battle for Paris 
21 Joliot's Fight for Peace and Communism 
22 Joliot launches Peace Offensive and Charges U.S. With Using Germ Warfare in Korea
23 The Curie Legacy
Source Notes
Bibliography
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Curie family.
Curie, Marie, 1867-1934.
Curie, Pierre, 1859-1906.
Chemists -- Poland -- Biography.
Chemists -- France -- Biography.
Physicists -- France -- Biography.