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An American genius : the life of Ernest Orlando Lawrence

Author: Herbert Childs
Publisher: New York : Dutton, 1968.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Childs, Herbert, 1904-
American genius.
New York, Dutton, 1968
(OCoLC)652289003
Named Person: Ernest Orlando Lawrence; Ernest Orlando Lawrence; Ernest Orlando Lawrence
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert Childs
OCLC Number: 273351
Description: 576 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Born grown up (1901-1918) --
Young man in a hurry (Fall, 1918-June, 1922) --
Cut-and-try (Fall, 1922-Spring, 1925) --
Not work--great fun (June, 1925--August, 1928) --
How to get a million volts (August, 1928-October, 1930) --
Proton merry-go-round (October, 1930-Early 1932) --
Vintage year (Spring, 1932-Fall, 1933) --
Alchemists' dream (October, 1933-December, 1935) --
Heart's desire (1936) --
The club (1930's) --
"Your career is showing promise" (1937-1939) --
"Leaping ahead" (1940-1941) --
The race (1942-July 16, 1945) --
Crossroads (July, 1945-December, 1946) --
Berkeley is Mecca--Ernest the Prophet (1947-1949) --
To fuse or not to fuse (1950-1952) --
A sort of grandfather (1953-1954) --
The peaceful atom (1955-1957) --
Lawrencium (1958) --
Honors, awards and memberships of Ernest Orlando Lawrence.
Responsibility: by Herbert Childs.

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