Book ID: CBB000110080

Atomic fragments: A daughter's questions (2000)


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
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
Harvard University Press
Princeton University Press
Henry Holt
Rutgers University Press
Nuclear weapons; atomic weapons
Science and politics
Manhattan Project
Science and war; science and the military
Teller, Edward
Oppenheimer, J. Robert
Rotblat, Joseph
Bethe, Hans Albrecht
Sakharov, Andrei
Russell, Bertrand Arthur William
United States
North America: United States; Canada
Warsaw (Poland)
Great Britain
20th century
20th century, late
20th century, early
21st century
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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