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The Resource Robert Oppenheimer : a life inside the center, Ray Monk

Robert Oppenheimer : a life inside the center, Ray Monk

Label
Robert Oppenheimer : a life inside the center
Title
Robert Oppenheimer
Title remainder
a life inside the center
Statement of responsibility
Ray Monk
Title variation
Life inside the center
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of the enigma of Robert Oppenheimer's life and personality and his contributions to the revolution in twentieth-century physics
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Monk, Ray
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.O62
LC item number
M66 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oppenheimer, J. Robert
  • Physicists
  • Atomic bomb
  • Physicists
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
Label
Robert Oppenheimer : a life inside the center, Ray Monk
Link
9780385504072.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain as Inside the centre : the life of J. Robert Oppenheimer, by Jonathan Cape ... 2012"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 769-790) 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
1904-1926. "Amerika, du hast es besser" : Oppenheimer's German Jewish background ; Childhood ; First love : New Mexico ; Harvard ; Cambridge -- 1926-1941. Göttingen ; Postdoctoral fellow ; An American school of theoretical physics ; Unstable cores ; Fission -- 1941-1945. In on the secret ; Los Alamos 1 : security ; Los Alamos 2 : implosion ; Los Alamos 3 : heavy with misgiving -- 1945-1967. The insider scientist ; The booming years ; Massive retaliation ; Falsus in uno ; An open book?
Control code
1429432
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xvi, 825 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385504072
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012046045
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1429432
  • (Sirsi) 1429432
  • (OCoLC)828190062
Label
Robert Oppenheimer : a life inside the center, Ray Monk
Link
9780385504072.jpg
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain as Inside the centre : the life of J. Robert Oppenheimer, by Jonathan Cape ... 2012"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 769-790) 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
1904-1926. "Amerika, du hast es besser" : Oppenheimer's German Jewish background ; Childhood ; First love : New Mexico ; Harvard ; Cambridge -- 1926-1941. Göttingen ; Postdoctoral fellow ; An American school of theoretical physics ; Unstable cores ; Fission -- 1941-1945. In on the secret ; Los Alamos 1 : security ; Los Alamos 2 : implosion ; Los Alamos 3 : heavy with misgiving -- 1945-1967. The insider scientist ; The booming years ; Massive retaliation ; Falsus in uno ; An open book?
Control code
1429432
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xvi, 825 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385504072
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012046045
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1429432
  • (Sirsi) 1429432
  • (OCoLC)828190062

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