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Antoine Lavoisier | Lavoisier’s Better Half

  • Aired: 08/19/2015
  • 04:17
  • Rating: TV-G
Before and after work each day as a tax administrator for the king of France, Antoine Lavoisier spent hours in his private laboratory, and one day a week he welcomed others to take part in his ambitious experiments. But his most important collaborator was his wife, Marie Anne, who brought her own extraordinary talents to their partnership.
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Meet Marie Anne, Antoine Lavoisier’s young wife and most important collaborator.
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