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The Resource True genius : the life and work of Richard Garwin, the most influential scientist you've never heard of, Joel N. Shurkin

True genius : the life and work of Richard Garwin, the most influential scientist you've never heard of, Joel N. Shurkin

Label
True genius : the life and work of Richard Garwin, the most influential scientist you've never heard of
Title
True genius
Title remainder
the life and work of Richard Garwin, the most influential scientist you've never heard of
Statement of responsibility
Joel N. Shurkin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The first biography of Richard Garwin, a physicist whose work has had wide-ranging impacts on modern life from well-known technical innovations to progress in nuclear disarmament"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shurkin, Joel N.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Garwin, Richard L
  • Physicists
Target audience
general
Label
True genius : the life and work of Richard Garwin, the most influential scientist you've never heard of, Joel N. Shurkin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Vietnam and McNamara's Wall
  • Super sonic transport
  • Offense
  • The great gap
  • Treaty
  • Star wars
  • Gravity
  • Health, pandemics
  • Far out
  • Rumpled
  • The tinkerers
  • Decline of influence
  • Fermi
  • The super
  • Garwin's design
  • Garwin, Lederman, and the Marx Brothers
  • IBM & LampLight
  • Advising presidents-or not
  • JASONS
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781633882232
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016032730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(CaOWLBI)pr01218150
Label
True genius : the life and work of Richard Garwin, the most influential scientist you've never heard of, Joel N. Shurkin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Vietnam and McNamara's Wall
  • Super sonic transport
  • Offense
  • The great gap
  • Treaty
  • Star wars
  • Gravity
  • Health, pandemics
  • Far out
  • Rumpled
  • The tinkerers
  • Decline of influence
  • Fermi
  • The super
  • Garwin's design
  • Garwin, Lederman, and the Marx Brothers
  • IBM & LampLight
  • Advising presidents-or not
  • JASONS
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781633882232
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016032730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(CaOWLBI)pr01218150

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