Book ID: CBB000630361

Rickover: The Struggle for Excellence (2001)

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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.
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Technology
Engineering
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Nuclear power; atomic energy
People
Zvorykin, Vladimir Koz'mich
Holland, John Philip
Bethe, Hans Albrecht
Shershov, A. P.
Lomonosov, Iurii V.
Moore, Gordon E.
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17th century
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Gesellschaft für Kernenergieverwertung in Schiffbau und Schiffahrt
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
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