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The happy passion : a personal view of Jacob Bronowski

Author: A R James
Publisher: Exeter, U.K. : Imprint Academic, ©2011.
Series: Societas (Imprint Academic (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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Jacob Bronowski (1908-1974) lived through what he described as "the two great catastrophes of the twentieth century: the rise of Hitler in 1933 and the dropping of the atomic bombs in 1945," and yet he expressed an enduring optimism throughout his life. Bronowski was a professional scientist, scientific administrator, poet, philosopher, dramatist, and television and radio personality best known for the television  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Jacob Bronowski; Jacob Bronowski
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A R James
ISBN: 9781845402204 1845402200
OCLC Number: 657600696
Description: 101 p. ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Societas (Imprint Academic (Firm))
Responsibility: Anthony James.

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Jacob Bronowski (1908-1974) lived through what he described as "the two great catastrophes of the twentieth century: the rise of Hitler in 1933 and the dropping of the atomic bombs in 1945," and yet he expressed an enduring optimism throughout his life. Bronowski was a professional scientist, scientific administrator, poet, philosopher, dramatist, and television and radio personality best known for the television series The Ascent of Man. --Back cover.

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