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Volume 36, Issue 4


Marie Curie’s Family: the Spirit and the Letter

Published Online: 2014-07-17 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/ci.2014.36.4.24d

by Z. W. Wolkowski (Sorbonne Universities UPMC, Paris, France)

CreateSpace 2013, ISBN-13: 978-1492736196

Published for the first time in September 2013, this chirographic and semiotic study of quotes from “the family of five Novel Prizes” includes one quote from Marie Curie in all 23 official languages of the European Union. The collection has been presented at Universities in France and Poland, and in 2011 celebrated the centennial of Marie Curie’s second Nobel Prize.

“In life, fear nothing, yet strive to understand everything.” Marie Skłodowska-Curie. Polish calligraphy by Z.W. Wolkowski, reprinted with permission.

Anyone interested in developing an exhibit based on these unique calligraphic renderings is invited to contact Z. W. Wolkowski < >

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Published Online: 2014-07-17

Published in Print: 2014-07-01

Citation Information: Chemistry International, Volume 36, Issue 4, Pages 24–24, ISSN (Online) 1365-2192, ISSN (Print) 0193-6484, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/ci.2014.36.4.24d.

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