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Climbing the limitless ladder : a life in chemistry

Author: C N R Rao
Publisher: Singapore ; London : World Scientific, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is an autobiographical account of doing scientific research in India. It providess an insight to the perseverance of a scientist from a developing country. His relentless pursuit of excellence in chemistry for more than half a century is a remarkable source of inspiration to young scientists facing modern-day challenges.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: C N R Rao; C N R Rao
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C N R Rao
ISBN: 9789814307857 9814307858 9789814307864 9814307866
OCLC Number: 526091334
Notes: Includes index.
Description: ix, 222 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents: Those days --
Pilgrimage for knowledge : Banaras to Berkeley --
In search of a place and a purpose --
A long journey --
Labyrinths of power --
Great fraternity --
Reflections --
Epilogue : Doing science as a way of life.
Responsibility: C.N.R. Rao.

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