Book ID: CBB000110080

Atomic fragments: A daughter's questions (2000)

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Palevsky, Mary (Author)


University of California Press


Publication Date: 2000
Physical Details: xiv + 289 pp., illus., bibl., index
Language: English

Description Scientists attached to the Manhatten Project interviewed by the daughter of atomic physicists Elaine and Harry Palevsky. (Interviews with Hans Bethe, Edward Teller, Philip Morrison, Robert Wilson, Joseph Rotblat, Herbert York, and the philosopher David Hawkins.


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Authors & Contributors
Schweber, Silvan Sam
Hargittai, István
York, Herbert F.
Rhéaume, Charles
Teller, Edward
Shoolery, Judith
Journals
Physics in Perspective
Social Science Information
VIET: Voprosy Istorii Estestvoznaniia i Tekhniki
History of Physics Newsletter
Scientia Canadensis: Journal of the History of Canadian Science, Technology, and Medicine
Publishers
Harvard University Press
Freeman
Perseus
Princeton University Press
Henry Holt
Rutgers University Press
Concepts
Nuclear weapons; atomic weapons
Biographies
Science and politics
Manhattan Project
Physics
Science and war; science and the military
People
Teller, Edward
Oppenheimer, J. Robert
Rotblat, Joseph
Bethe, Hans Albrecht
Sakharov, Andrei
Russell, Bertrand Arthur William
Places
United States
North America: United States; Canada
Warsaw (Poland)
Great Britain
Germany
England
Times
20th century
20th century, late
20th century, early
21st century
Institutions
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
Carnegie Institute of Technology
University of California, Berkeley
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (U.S.)
Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission
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