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Alfred Nobel : a biography

Author: Kenne Fant
Publisher: New York : Arcade : Distributed by Little, Brown, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st English-language edView all editions and formats
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Fant's biography of Alfred Nobel, the only one available in English, shows the paradoxes of the man who revolutionized the technology of destruction and invented dynamite, but whose dreams of a disarmed world inspired him to create the Nobel Peace Prize.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fant, Kenne, 1923-
Alfred Nobel.
New York : Arcade : Distributed by Little, Brown, ©1993
(OCoLC)621583969
Named Person: Alfred Bernhard Nobel; Alfred Bernhard Nobel
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenne Fant
ISBN: 1559702222 9781559702225
OCLC Number: 28424714
Notes: Includes index.
Description: viii, 342 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Alfred Bernhard Nobel.
Responsibility: Kenne Fant ; translated from the Swedish by Marianne Ruuth.

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Fant's biography of Alfred Nobel, the only one available in English, shows the paradoxes of the man who revolutionized the technology of destruction and invented dynamite, but whose dreams of a disarmed world inspired him to create the Nobel Peace Prize.

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