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The Resource American Prometheus : the triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer, Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin

American Prometheus : the triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer, Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin

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American Prometheus : the triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
Title
American Prometheus
Title remainder
the triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
Statement of responsibility
Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer, the father of the atomic bomb, discusses his role in the twentieth-century scientific world, as well as his roles as family man and head of Princeton's Institute for Advanced Studies
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bird, Kai
Dewey number
  • 530/.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sherwin, Martin J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oppenheimer, J. Robert
  • Physicists
  • Atomic bomb
  • Science
  • United States
Label
American Prometheus : the triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer, Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
BK0006129727
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 721 p.
Isbn
9780375412028
Lccn
2004061535
Other physical details
ill.
Label
American Prometheus : the triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer, Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
BK0006129727
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 721 p.
Isbn
9780375412028
Lccn
2004061535
Other physical details
ill.

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