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The Resource Buried glory : portraits of Soviet scientists, Istvan Hargittai, (electronic resource)

Buried glory : portraits of Soviet scientists, Istvan Hargittai, (electronic resource)

Label
Buried glory : portraits of Soviet scientists
Title
Buried glory
Title remainder
portraits of Soviet scientists
Statement of responsibility
Istvan Hargittai
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hargittai, István
Dewey number
509.2/247
LC call number
Q141
LC item number
.H263 2013
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scientists
  • Science
Label
Buried glory : portraits of Soviet scientists, Istvan Hargittai, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-317) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Nuclear physicists. Igor Tamm: exemplary consistency ; Yakov Zeldovich: Soviet Prometheus ; Andrei Sakharov: Soviet conscience -- Low-temperature physicists. Petr Kapitza: respected Centaur ; Lev Landau: genius & Evgenii Lifshits: more than Landau's pen ; Vitaly Ginzburg: amateur astronomer ; Alexei Abrikosov: "unmanageable" -- Chemists and chemical physicists. Nikolai Semenov: Mr. Chain Reaction ; Yulii Khariton: director of "Los Arzamas" ; Boris Belousov & Anatol Zhabotinsky: "impossible" reaction ; Aleksandr Kitaigorodskii: Soviet maverick ; Aleksandr Nesmeyanov: brilliant administrator and Soviet courtier
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001001068
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780199985593
Isbn Type
(alkaline paper)
Lccn
2013005419
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001001068
Label
Buried glory : portraits of Soviet scientists, Istvan Hargittai, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-317) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Nuclear physicists. Igor Tamm: exemplary consistency ; Yakov Zeldovich: Soviet Prometheus ; Andrei Sakharov: Soviet conscience -- Low-temperature physicists. Petr Kapitza: respected Centaur ; Lev Landau: genius & Evgenii Lifshits: more than Landau's pen ; Vitaly Ginzburg: amateur astronomer ; Alexei Abrikosov: "unmanageable" -- Chemists and chemical physicists. Nikolai Semenov: Mr. Chain Reaction ; Yulii Khariton: director of "Los Arzamas" ; Boris Belousov & Anatol Zhabotinsky: "impossible" reaction ; Aleksandr Kitaigorodskii: Soviet maverick ; Aleksandr Nesmeyanov: brilliant administrator and Soviet courtier
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001001068
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780199985593
Isbn Type
(alkaline paper)
Lccn
2013005419
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001001068

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