Robert Oppenheimer

Robert Oppenheimer

A Life Inside the Center

eBook - 2013
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An exploration of the enigma of Robert Oppenheimer's life and personality and his contributions to the revolution in twentieth-century physics.
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2013]
Edition: First American edition
ISBN: 9780385504133
0385504136
Branch Call Number: EBOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xvi, 825 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, portraits
Alternative Title: Life inside the center
Notes: "Originally published in Great Britain as Inside the centre : the life of J. Robert Oppenheimer, by Jonathan Cape ... 2012"--title page verso

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Known for his contributions to the Manhattan Project, this German-American played a huge part in this country's history. Mankind will never be the same.


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Aug 30, 2013

A very good biography of an excellent scientist and a very unlikable man who was one of the key figures in the development of the modern American school of physics and the creation of the first Atomic bomb.

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