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Author: Samuel A Goudsmit
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Tomash Publishers, 1983, ©1947.
Series: History of modern physics, 1800-1950, v. 1.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel A Goudsmit
ISBN: 0938228099 9780938228097
OCLC Number: 8805725
Notes: Originally published: New York : H. Schuman, ©1947. With new introd.
Includes index.
Description: xxx, 259 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The fear of a German atom bomb --
We prepare to investigate German science --
The need for secrecy --
Operation cellastic --
Operation toothpaste --
Operation jackpot --
We meet some German colleagues --
The breakthrough --
Operation humbug --
Hiroshima and the German scientists --
The misorganization of German science --
The uranium club --
The Gestapo in science --
The efficiency of German industry --
It can't happen here --
Appendix: An outline of the uranium problem.
Series Title: History of modern physics, 1800-1950, v. 1.
Responsibility: Samuel A. Goudsmit ; with a new introduction by R.V. Jones.

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