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The Resource Radiant science, dark politics : a memoir of the nuclear age, Martin D. Kamen ; foreword by Edwin M. McMillan

Radiant science, dark politics : a memoir of the nuclear age, Martin D. Kamen ; foreword by Edwin M. McMillan

Label
Radiant science, dark politics : a memoir of the nuclear age
Title
Radiant science, dark politics
Title remainder
a memoir of the nuclear age
Statement of responsibility
Martin D. Kamen ; foreword by Edwin M. McMillan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text portrays the life of the scientist, describes his contributions to pioneering atomic research, and examines the related House Un-American Activities Committee's investigation
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1913-2002
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kamen, Martin David
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kamen, Martin David
  • Biochemists
Label
Radiant science, dark politics : a memoir of the nuclear age, Martin D. Kamen ; foreword by Edwin M. McMillan
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
Beginnings -- College years -- Predoctoral years -- A time and place for Euphoria -- New vistas in photosynthesis -- Happy years -- The carbon 14 story -- Pearl Harbor and the Manhattan project -- Tragedy and transition again -- Postscripts on Lawrence and Oppenheimer -- A career builds under a cloud -- Times of discovery and dismay -- War with the establishment as science moves --The war is won
Control code
9830883
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 348 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780520049291
Lccn
83013510
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)719391
Label
Radiant science, dark politics : a memoir of the nuclear age, Martin D. Kamen ; foreword by Edwin M. McMillan
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
Beginnings -- College years -- Predoctoral years -- A time and place for Euphoria -- New vistas in photosynthesis -- Happy years -- The carbon 14 story -- Pearl Harbor and the Manhattan project -- Tragedy and transition again -- Postscripts on Lawrence and Oppenheimer -- A career builds under a cloud -- Times of discovery and dismay -- War with the establishment as science moves --The war is won
Control code
9830883
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 348 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780520049291
Lccn
83013510
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)719391

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