Book ID: CBB000641976

The Ruin of J. Robert Oppenheimer and the Birth of the Arms Race (2005)

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McMillan, Priscilla J. (Author)


Viking


Publication Date: 2005
Physical Details: viii + 373 pp.; bibl.; index
Language: English

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Essay Review Pasachoff, Naomi (2006) The Many Facets of J. Robert Oppenheimer. Metascience: An International Review Journal for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Science (pp. 251-263). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Cassidy, David C.
Wellerstein, Alex
Norris, Robert S.
Lemmerich, Jost
Wang, Shiping
Dai, Nianzu
Journals
Physics in Perspective
Chinese Journal for the History of Science and Technology
Traverse
Notes and Records: The Royal Society Journal of the History of Science
Journal of Cold War Studies
Biography: An Interdisciplinary Quarterly
Publishers
Steerforth Press
Pi Press
Verlag für Geschichte der Naturwissenschaften und der Technik
Prometheus Books
Pegasus Books
Harvard University Press
Concepts
Nuclear weapons; atomic weapons
Atomic, nuclear, and particle physics
Science and politics
Science and war; science and the military
Biographies
Physics
People
Oppenheimer, J. Robert
Groves, Leslie R.
Franck, James
Chiang, Kai-shek
Russell, Bertrand Arthur William
Teller, Edward
Time Periods
20th century
20th century, late
20th century, early
21st century
Places
United States
Germany
Great Britain
China
Switzerland
Soviet Union
Institutions
Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut für Chemie
University of California, Berkeley
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (U.S.)
Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission
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