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Dynamite and peace : the story of Alfred Nobel

Author: Edith Patterson Meyer
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown and Company, [1958]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Presents information about the life and times of Alfred Nobel.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Named Person: Alfred Bernhard Nobel; Alfred Bernhard Nobel
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Patterson Meyer
OCLC Number: 1252824
Description: 298 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Childhood in Sweden --
Growing up in Russia --
Atéliers méchaniques, Nobel & Fils --
Alfred takes over --
The way up --
"The loneliest millionaire on Earth" --
The Baku oil wells --
Weapons for war --
Which way to peace? --
Emphasis on Sweden --
Creating the Nobel Foundation --
Lengthening shadows.
Responsibility: by Edith Patterson Meyer.

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Presents information about the life and times of Alfred Nobel.

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