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Genius in the shadows : a biography of Leo Szilard : the man behind the bomb

Author: William Lanouette; Bela A Silard
Publisher: New York : C. Scribner's Sons ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the man known in scientific circles as the "father of the atom bomb", one who first developed the idea of obtaining energy from nuclear chain reactions and co-designed the first nuclear reactor.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lanouette, William.
Genius in the shadows.
New York : C. Scribner's Sons ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1992
(OCoLC)645887915
Named Person: Leo Szilard; Leo Szilard; Leo Szilard; Leo Szilard; Leo Szilard
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Lanouette; Bela A Silard
ISBN: 0684190117 9780684190112
OCLC Number: 25508555
Notes: "A Robert Stewart book."
Description: xix, 587 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: William Lanouette with Bela Silard ; foreword by Jonas Salk.

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A biography of the man known in scientific circles as the "father of the atom bomb", one who first developed the idea of obtaining energy from nuclear chain reactions and co-designed the first nuclear reactor.

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