Book ID: CBB000630361

Rickover: The Struggle for Excellence (2001)


Duncan, Francis (Author)

Naval Institute Press

Publication Date: 2001
Physical Details: xviii + 364 pp.; ill.; bibl.; index
Language: English

Description Hyman Rickover was a U.S. Navy engineer who pioneered nuclear propulsion for submarines.

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Review Keuren, David van (2002) Review of "Rickover: The Struggle for Excellence". Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences (p. 537). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Hollinger, David A.
Renneberg, Monika
Borisov, V. P.
Scaife, W. Garrett
Carson, Cathryn L.
Cassidy, David C.
Technology and Culture
VIET: Voprosy Istorii Estestvoznaniia i Tekhniki
American Scientist
Archive for History of Exact Sciences
Office for History of Science and Technology, University of California
World Scientific
George Washington University
Ships and shipbuilding
Nuclear power; atomic energy
Zvorykin, Vladimir Koz'mich
Holland, John Philip
Bethe, Hans Albrecht
Shershov, A. P.
Lomonosov, Iurii V.
Moore, Gordon E.
Time Periods
20th century
19th century
20th century, early
18th century
20th century, late
17th century
United States
Central Europe: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Soviet Union
United States Navy
Gesellschaft für Kernenergieverwertung in Schiffbau und Schiffahrt
Intel Corporation (firm)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT

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